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Herein is a small but widespread collection of topical Scientology media from 2007 to 2009, selected for its unbiased reporting and non-sensationalism. Click on the news topic of your choice. The collection will be periodically added to.
American Chronicle Sept. 28 2007: A Surprising Australian Welcome to the Scientology Volunteer Ministers Outback Goodwill Tour
Church of Scientology fighting fire with fire. If you can’t beat ‘em, join ‘em. Andrew Hendry (PC World) 20/03/2008 11:32:34 Scientology opens Video Channels on the Internet.
Religious News On-Line Monday April 11. TALLAHASSEE - Legislation ..... mental health services.
Friday January 16, 2009. How not to protest Scientology. A hooligan claiming to be a member of an anti-Scientology group arrested with a wacky weapon - Vaseline, police said.
Scientology class suits shy Hindu By Kelly Burke, Religious Affairs Writer, June 24 2003, Sydney Morning Herald. Jennifer Lopez Defends Scientology By Stephen M. Silverman.
Suri Cruise to start five-days-a-week Scientology training By Katie Nicholl Last updated at 12:29 AM on 12th April 2009.
ABC News (Australia). Elfman slams Scientology critics. Posted Thu Oct 30, 2008 3:15pm AEDT. US actress and high-profile Scientologist Jenna Elfman has no time for people who criticize.
ENTERTAINMENT WISE Katie Holmes Jokes About Scientology 'Liquid Diet' The actress makes fun of the rumours... Tuesday 17 mar 2009.
Lisa Marie Presley Defends Scientology January 7th, 2009 8:34am EST
Lisa Marie Presley LOS ANGELES (AP) — Lisa Marie Presley is expressing her condolences over Jett Travolta's death and defending Scientology, the religion that Presley, John Travolta and Kelly Preston follow.
Addresses Questions About Church Spreading Since Jett Travolta Died. Explains Views On Afterlife, Grieving, Autism, More.
Speaker comes ready to explain, defend Scientology mustangdaily.net By: Chris Jagger - Issue date: 2/13/09 Section: News.
What's a Scientology Funeral Like? Mon., Jan. 5, 2009 12:48 PM PST by Leslie Gornstein. Given the sad news about Jett Travolta, I got to wondering: What is a Scientology funeral like?
ABC News: "Scientology and the BBC: Accusations Fly" Church Accuses BBC of being Anti-Scientology After Reporter's Outburst on Tape. By Nick Watt May 14, 2007 -
Thursday, 8 January 2009 11:53 PM. Cruise defends Scientology after 'horrific' Travolta death.
May 11, 2009. New Jersey Man Pleads Guilty to Launching Cyber Attack on Church of Scientology
Scientology win European rights case against Russia. Scientology awarded in moral damages.
The Story of Human Rights DVD for sale. What are human rights answered in this DVD. Includes award winning public service announcements.
Church of Scientology files complaint against France to United Nations, as reported in the World Wide Religious News.
The TRUTH About Drugs DVD for sale. Winner of the ADDY AWARD 2008 for Public Service Campaign.
John Travolta speaks with tears of the loss of his son on talk show and thanks fans for their support. 15 nov 2009
Another cyber criminal goes to jail. 28 October 2009
The Church of Scientology responds to Nick Xenophon's outrageous abuse of parliament. 18 November 2009
Xenophon ignors Scientology invitation to find out for himself. 20 November 2009, 9:07 am
Religious vilification against Scientology from Xenophon - Cyrus Brooks. 20 November 2009
Dmitriy Guzner goes to jail for a year for anonymous cyber crimes against Scientology computers. 20 November 2009
Anonymous hacker gets a year prison for cyber crime against the Church of Scientology. 23 November 2009.
Scientology responds to allegations by Paul Schoffield. 24 November 2009.
Scientology and its counterpunch to Nick Xenophon. 24 November 2009
Church Responds to Fourth Xenophon Allegation. 27 November 2009.
Government rules out Scientology Inquiry. Email from Senator Evans explains. 7 December 2009
Lost materials Published. Restoration of Lost Scientology materials Complete. 8 January 2010
Not so Annonymous after all. A second man now stands trial for the cyber attack on Scientology. 27 January 2010
Scientologists Heal By Touch. Using the Touch Assist Scientologists are giving relief in Haiti to victims of the earth quake. 24 January 2010
John Travolta Fies Aide To Haiti. John Travolta flies in Volunteer Ministers, medical aid and military rations aboard his own private 707 jet. 27 January 2010
"I was like a commander." John Travolta speaks of his flight leading the Scientology mission in Haiti to help the earthquake victims. 3 February 2010.
Hansard Committee of Priveliges 143rd Report. Church of Scientology replies in Federal Senate record of Hansard. 5 February 2010
Press Release: CHURCH OF SCIENTOLOGY RESPONDS TO
XENOPHON IN PARLIAMENT 5 February 1010
A US Special Forces soldier writes on his blog about working with the Scientology Volunteer Ministers in Haiti 6 February 2010
New Church of Scientology Opens in Las Vegas. The new Church of Scientology of Las Vegas opens with comments from the leader of Scientology as well as the Mayor of Las Vegas.
Church Responds to Psychiatry. The senate has no role silencing the mental illness debate. The Church of Scientology rejects attempts by psychiatrists to use the senate to try to gag an organization because of its views on mental health. 9 March 2010
Fed: Bernardi likens Greens to Nazis during Scientology debate. Senator Xenophon unsuccessfully tried to have the tax-free status of religious and charitable groups in Australia 12 March 2010
Senate inquiry into Scientology fails. Independent Senator Nick Xenophon failed to get support to hold a senate inquiry into the tax status of religious groups. 12 March 2010
Presss Release from the Church of scientology, after Senator Xenophon loses his bid to hold an inquiry into tax and religions. 11 March 2010
The Church of Scientology Releases Information: The information released by the Church of Scientology effectively exposes Senator Xenophon's sources of information us lies. 16 March 2010
References released by the Church of Scientology Australia to expose Senator Xenophon's information as untrue. 16 March 2010
Scientology Volunteers in action around Australia. Drug awareness, human rights and other activities. 16 March 2010
Description of Scientology and its activities, from auditing, training, and religious ceremonies. 16 March 2010
The Hansard Senate references as supplied by the Church of Scientology of Australia. 16 March 2010
Letters from Fiona Peachy to the Senate and the TV programme Four Corners outlining the absurdities being leveled at her. 16 March 2010
A religious expertise by Professor Black of Australia on if Scientology is a religion or not. 16 March 2010
Crikey says no to the Scientology Inquisition. A persuasive argument for keeping religion and state separate. 15 March 2010
Haiti life boat of volunteers setting sail to Haiti. Church of scientology volunteers continue their work. March 2010
L. Ron Hubbard, founder of Scientology, is awarded a national religious holiday in Spain for his birthday. March 2010
Scientology answers 4 Corners with the real documents that the show suppressed. Almost 100 pages. 28 March 2010
Scientology wins legal decision against former member in the USA regards claim against wages. 5 April 2010
Juliette Lewis is saved by Scientology, and speaks out in defense of her religion.
Las Angeles Church of Scientology re-opens after mega refurbishment to 6000 strong gathering. 25 April 2010
The Area News reports on local New South Wales Scientologists speaking out. 24 March 2010
The Wimmera Mail Times reports on local Scientologists in the Wimmera region of Australia, speaking out about persecution. 9 April 2010
Los Angeles Church of Scientology Re-opens after a mega refurbishment. 25 April 2010
Judging Religions and Charities, the law proposed by Senator Xenophon for Australia. Comment by Mike Ferris. 22 July 2010
Senator’Xenophon's campaign just a cover for a new tax, per Mike Ferris. 22 July 2010.
Meet a Scientologist - Bernie Lowenstein. 13 October 2010.
Meet a Scientologist - Clare Trafford. October 15 2010.
Meet a Scientologist - Guy Taylor. 12 Octover 2010.
Meet a Scientologist - Jule Rotenberg. 9 October 2010.
Meet a Scientologist - julietta Gil. 7 October 2010.
Meet a Scientologist - Nadia Eliaz. 23 October 2010.
Meet a Scientologist - Paul Ceberano. 11 October 2010.
Meet a Scientologist - Sophii Kenard. 11 October 2010.
A Jewish girl turns to Scientology. 5 November 2010.