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NBC Evening News for Thursday, Jan 06, 1983
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(Studio) Issue of L. Ronald Hubbard, founder of Church of Scientology, disappearing considered.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Los Angeles, California) Scientology's controversy, include legal battles with IRS, recalled; issue of Hubbard's whereabouts examined. [1966, HUBBARD - claims to have lost money on Scientology.] Hubbard's son Ronald DeWolf reported filing suit in effort to gain control of father's estate. [DeWOLF - wants to expose father's criminal empire.] [Scientology attorney John PETERSON - claims Hubbard is victim of smear campaign] Possible impact of controversy on church noted.
REPORTER: George Lewis

Lewis, George;
Mudd, Roger

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