Thursday, March 18, 2010

Scientology Case Forces Russia to Obey Human Rights Conventions

The final decision in a case brought by two Scientology Churches in Russia was handed down on March 8th. The victory by the two churches is not just a win for the religion of Scientology but also for all religions in Russia.

Bottom line: the arbitrary law that prevents the registration of a religious organization unless it meets some extreme requirements, is a violation of human rights conventions.

You can read the full story here: Church of Scientology–Final Judgment of European Court of Human Rights Defend Religious Freedom