New French law blocks Scientology dissolution - 2009-09-14

F349.png New French law blocks Scientology dissolution September 14, 2009, Reuters

A new French law means the Church of Scientology cannot be dissolved in France even if it is convicted of fraud, it has emerged during a trial of the organisation. A prosecutor has recommended that a Paris court dissolve the church's French branch, which has been charged with fraud after complaints by former members who say they gave huge sums to the church for spiritual classes and "purification packs."


{{cite news | title = New French law blocks Scientology dissolution | url = http://uk.reuters.com/article/idUKTRE58D4PZ20090914?sp=true | work = Reuters | date = September 14, 2009 | accessdate = January 14, 2017 }}