Anorak | Scientology Can Be A Cult: UK Police Drop Legal Action

Scientology Can Be A Cult: UK Police Drop Legal Action

by | 23rd, May 2008

IN the UK, Scientology can be called a cult because it is:

Legal action has been dropped against a 15-year-old who faced prosecution for branding Scientology a “cult”.

The teenager held up a sign which read, “Scientology is not a religion, it is a dangerous cult”, in May outside its headquarters in the City of London.

City of London Police said it had received complaints and warned the teenager to get rid of the sign as it breached the Public Order Act.

Human rights campaigners vowed to take action against the police.

Lawyers for the human rights group Liberty represented the teenager in his legal battle.

James Welch from the organisation said: “The police may have ended their inquiries into this tawdry incident but rest

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