- The first one, filed on July 15, 2008, is by former Scientologist Peter Letterese who alleges that Scientology was operating like a "syndicate" and that David Miscavige is "aided and abetted by the actions of Tom Cruise". The suit is so ridiculous that even critics admit that it is likely to be dismissed by the court before any defendant even responds. Because Tom Cruise has been named in the suit, however, the news led to several articles.
- The second one, filed on July 18, 2008, is by one Jonathan Elliott who basically claims that his talent agency failed because Scientology owns the entire entertainment industry!
Monday, August 4, 2008
Two frivolous law suits have made the news recently.