Lawrence Wollersheim

  • Blogs

    July 14, 2012

    Alexander Jentzsch, Son of Scientology's President, Memorialized At Sea

    Yesterday, Karen de la Carriere memorialized her son, Alexander Jentzsch, who was found dead at a home in Los Angeles on the morning of July 3. He was only 27 years old. Because the Church of Scientology would not give her access to her son's ashes, Karen had rose petals cast on the Pacific Ocean a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 11, 2011

    The Top 25 People Crippling Scientology, No. 23: Ken Dandar

    ​Last Friday, we started a countdown that will give credit -- or blame -- to the people who have contributed most to the sad current state of Scientology. From its greatest expansion in the 1980s, the church is a shell of what it once was and is mired in countless controversies around the worl ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 30, 2008

    Scientology's Crushing Defeat

    From "Scientology's Crushing Defeat, Tony Ortega's previously unpublished saga of one of the most humiliating court losses Scientology has ever suffered: Even before it started, the 1986 trial of Lawrence Wollersheim v. the Church of Scientology of California caused a mob scene at L.A.’s downtow ... More >>

  • News

    June 24, 2008

    Scientology's Crushing Defeat

    A previously unpublished saga of an $8 million check