Demonstration against Scientology "indoctrination of judges"
One hundred Scientologists were in the streets of Paris to protest against "the instrumentalization of the judiciary" by Miviludes.
Nearly a hundred Scientologists showed Wednesday, May 2 at Paris against "the manipulation of judges by the Interministerial Mission of Vigilance and Combat against Sectarian Aberrations [Miviludes]." Grouped in the National School of Magistrates (ENM) in Paris, on the Ile de la Cité, the demonstrators, wearing the sticker "Scientologist indignant", denounced the new 2012 session of training of judges on "sectarian ".
Chanting "Miviludes thought police" or "Miviludes not touch justice," they waved placards that read "No to indoctrination of judges", "not stigmatizing beliefs."
A TRAINER "HOSTILE TO SCIENTOLOGY"
Their spokesman, Eric Roux, denounced the fact that a former police general information, which it accuses of being particularly hostile to Scientology has provided a training session in October 2002, "in the heart of the instruction on the case pending before the Supreme Court, "alluding to the conviction in early February 2012, the two main structures of the French Church of Scientology for" organized fraud "band upheld on appeal. They were fined 400 000 and 200 000.
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But Scientologists have appealed, arguing in particular that the policeman RG, Arnaud Palisson, published on his blog on February 7, note that he had formed the judge responsible for the case of Scientology.
Questioned by AFP, the secretary general of the Miviludes Hervé Machi, said that "this event reflects a movement which is beleaguered firing on all cylinders to intimidate governments in their efforts to protect victims of sectarian ". He stressed that "the training sessions does not stigmatize any movement, but aim to characterize the offense of abuse of weakness and how to understand law and practice."
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