Why did L.A. name street after Scientology's L. Ron Hubbard? - 2015-03-30
The HBO documentary "Going Clear" has once again focused a critical eye on the Church of Scientology and its founder, L. Ron Hubbard.
In 1996, the Los Angeles City Council agreed to rename a portion of a street next to the Scientology headquarters in honor of Hubbard.
Here's the history of that move from The Times' archives: