White Papers

A series of in-depth white papers, extensively researched and covering a wide range of subjects that have been of interest to media.

Throughout history, religion has provided not only spiritual solace, but moral and ethical guidelines members of a faith use to guide themselves through normal difficulties encountered in everyday living. Yet the beliefs of any religion may be misunderstood, especially when biased sources such as the media intentionally misinterpret them. The Scientology religion has been no exception.

Hamburg State Court of Appeals Decision
1994 State Department Human Rights Report, Germany Section
Federal Administrative Court Decision
Federal Supreme Administrative Court Decision on Sect Filter
Hamburg State Administrative Court of Appeals Decision
Human Rights and Democratization in Unified Germany
General Comment No. 22: The right to freedom of thought, conscience and religion (Article 18)
Proclamation of the United Nations General Assembly, 10 December 1948
Stuttgart Administrative Court Decision, 1999
Article in Suddeutsche Zeitung, 26 April 2000