A 16-year-old boy is accused of having stabbed and killed a 24-year-old taiwanese man with a 25 cm long knife in Sydney, Australia. Both the victim and the perpetrator is affiliated with the disputed Scientologikirka. This reports The Guardian.At one year was Tom Cruise divorced, married, and a member of a controversial church Dagbladet Plus
Now owe the church on "King of Queens"actress Leah Remini for the attack.
It is The Hollywood Reporter who writes about the inflamed the conflict. The victim was, according to them the security guard in the church.
He should have accompanied a female scientologist on the way to one of kirkas "renselsesseremonier" when the perpetrator knivstakk him in the neck.
He died later at the hospital. This writes the Sydney Morning Herald.Critical documentary
In 2016, the us TV company A&E Networks documentary series "Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath". Remini was a member of the Scientologikirka together with their parents in 1979, and was a member until 2013.
Then broke her out, and became a pronounced critic of the controversial religious community. The series is about her and others ' experiences. Mike Rinder, who was a senior director in the church until he broke out in 2007, also contributes.Comes with sjokkanklager against Tom Cruise
- Most of my life I have only shown a immaculate version of me even. It was so scientologikirka would have it. But I will rectify now, " said Remini to Dagbladet in December.
She also told me that she believes several of those who have contributed to the show put himself in danger.
" We are incredible grateful that they have taken so many chances. It has been fantastic a lot of positive response in retrospect, and many come up to me today because they have seen the series. They say that they never had imagined how bad it was.
Remini charges also skuespillerkollega Tom Cruise to be aware of the abuse that is alleged to have been committed in the church.- Malicious religious hatred
11. January received director Paul Buccieri in the A&E Networks a letter from Karen Pouw. Pouw has been Director of Public Affairs in Scientologikirka since 1993, and serves as their international spokesperson.
Pouw writes according to The Hollywood Reporter that the australian perpetrator "lirte of malicious religious hatred and propaganda, incited up by A&E and Leah Reminis series."
In the letter, alleged that A&E "for years have ignored the warnings that the series inspires prejudice and violence". It also says that the perpetrator previously threatened to "burn down the church", and that he was inspired by a website where A&E staff had contributed, and the documentary series was linked to.She grew up with scientologikirkas founder and was one of kirkas "royal". Now she tells why she jumped off the
"You are aware of what you've been doing. Their intent has been to create hate and make money on it. Now, some have become murdered. Their indifference, obsession and calls to hatred caused this murder," it says further.Contested ceremony
It is currently unclear what motivated the murder. Renselsesseremonien the perpetrator's mother was on the way to - often called "the Purification Rundown", "the Purif" or "Hubbard method" for kirkas founder L. Ron Hubbard - is a contentious ritual.
Participants spend up to five hours a day in warm saunas and ingesting large amounts of vitamins and other supplements.
Neither Scientologikirka or Remini has so far commented on the matter. A spokesperson for A&E told The Hollywood Reporter that they do not have any comment to Pouws letter.
Scientologikirka was founded in 1952 by science fiction writer L. Ron Hubbard. Despite numerous controversies over the years, has the church still a number of high-profile spokespersons, including actors such as Tom Cruise, John Travolta and Kirsty Alley, according to Business Insider.Was a scientologist for 30 years before she broke out. Now fight she against the sect Dagbladet Plus