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March 21, 2002


by Feòrag

Google has caved in to a threatening letter from the "Church" of Scientology, the dangerous psychological cult founded by hack science fiction writer L. Ron Hubbard. The cultists used the DMCA as a stick to force the search engine to remove links to sites critical of their business. Here's the site that upset them the most: Operation Clambake - the fight against the Church of Scientology on the Net. But if linking to this site contravened the CoS's copyright, then linking to the organisation's own site certainly does. Will Google remove links to official Scientology sites, just to be sure?

Posted in Science Fiction at 22:51. Last modified on August 29 2008 at 11:05.
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1: Posted by: A Voice of Sanity | August 29, 2008 6:14 AM

A search for 'scientology' once more brings up http://www.xenu.net/
So much for bullies.

Wax lyrical

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