An escape for the ages

It was thirty-five years ago today, I blew the cult and there was hell to pay. I was thirty-five. Now over half my life I’ve been fair game. I wrote this “official note of resignation” to Barbara DeCelle, my org board senior, knowing she would get it to “the proper person:” http://gerryarmstrong.ca/ga/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/Letter-from-GA-to-Barbara-1981-12-12.pdf The handwritten words […]

Journalists and Me; Tony Ortega, Village Voice, April 2012

On April 20, 2012, Tony Ortega posted an article on the Village Voice site about David Love, “I Think I Have Scientology By The Balls,” which contains this bit about me: Over the next several months, as he saw patients taken in under false pretenses, and saw some harmed, Love says he became determined to […]

Sounding the Sheep Dip for Bubbles

I cannot find where anyone at Tony Ortega’s blog has spoken up to correct inaccuracies in Jon Atack’s September 10, 2016 article about Scientology cult collaborator L. Fletcher Prouty, so I am doing my best now. The article and the inaccuracies I’m correcting also concern testimony in the 1984 trial in the case the Scientologists […]

Missing Scientology v. Armstrong Trial Transcripts Found

The court reporter’s daily transcripts of the 1984 Scientology v. Armstrong trial in LA Superior Court have been on gerryarmstrong.org for some years, except for May 21 and May 31, which were volumes 16 and 22 respectively. All the documents I’ve had for this case, known as Armstrong 1, are available at:  http://www.gerryarmstrong.org/50k/legal/a1/index.php The trial […]

Comment on the reporters’ transcripts, Scientology v. Armstrong, LASC No. C 420153

http://www.gerryarmstrong.org/50k/legal/a1/1746.php

Note Re: Schomer Testimony in Armstrong I

http://www.gerryarmstrong.org/50k/legal/a1/1750.php

Plaintiff’s Motion For Return Of Exhibits; Declaration Of Neil Levin

http://www.gerryarmstrong.org/50k/legal/a1/853.php

Mike McClaughry interview, 2/05/2000

http://www.gerryarmstrong.org/50k/media/465.php

Order Re Motion To Enforce Settlement Agreement

http://www.gerryarmstrong.org/50k/legal/a1/1056.php

Excerpt of Proceedings (Hon. Bruce R. Geernaert)

http://www.gerryarmstrong.org/50k/legal/a1/763.php