Yesterday...

Discussion in 'Legal and Government Actions Involving Scientology' started by Emma, Nov 9, 2010.

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  1. Emma

    Emma Mother of Dragons Administrator

    I wasn't going to make this public as I was going on some advice from some wise and trusted friends. But seeing as some assclown (youknow who you are. I love you dearly but that was fucking stupid) put it on Facebook and within minutes it was on WWP I have to post a clarification.

    Yesterday morning just before 8am 5 armed policemen (not the usual ones, but the scary looking ones in suits) turned up at my door with a search and arrest warrant.

    They went through the whole house and confiscated all 3 of our computers (mine, Ians & my daughters) plus two external hard drives. They also took some disks which are inconsequential.

    They were very polite & professional and I have no issue with them at all. They did their best to make me feel comfortable. (Well as comfortable as anyone can be on a Tuesday morning when you arrested before breakfast or before you can even get your kid to school.)

    Then they took me down to the station, questioned me on video, took a mugshot etc. and took me home.

    I haven't been charged with anything as yet.

    I won't comment any further on any evidence etc as it could hurt me.

    I'd really appreciate it if you could just read the info, digest it and then give me some space & time to sort this out with the people who can help me. I don't mind if you talk amongst yourselves but please don't ask me too many questions.

    Cheers.
     
  2. AnonyMary

    AnonyMary Formerly Fooled - Finally Free

    Hang in there, Emma.

    Mary
     
  3. scooter

    scooter Gold Meritorious Patron

    Bugger ....
     
  4. TG1

    TG1 Angelic Poster

    Let us know what you need, Emma.

    TG1
     
  5. Illegitimi non carborundum

    We're all behind you, if there's anything you need let us know
     
  6. Doom

    Doom Lurking.

    WTF!! Some stupid moron posts and you get a visit from the police.....great,
    hope the person in question is totally clear how stupid it is to do shit like that.:duh:

    UnF**king believable.:omg:
     
  7. Div6

    Div6 Crusader

    That sux.

    It may be helpful to those of us out here scratching our heads to know WTF the base allegations are, and if it is cult connected or not. (obvious answer is obvious, but still...) And did they book you, or just get your dox?
    (ie: were you actually arrested, or just 'booked'...not sure how it works down under..)
    Also, is it too early to start a pledgie drive?
     
  8. Carmel

    Carmel Crusader

    Yep, until the dust settles, best leave it there, on any public forum.

    What a buggar! ..............Looking forward to the time when this will be something the CofS regrets, but that time hasn't arrived yet.

    Hang in there in the meantime, Emms. Love to you and yours.
     
  9. Emma

    Emma Mother of Dragons Administrator

    The allegations are that I participated in the DDOSing of Scientology.org in January 2008 and conspired to cause a DDOS of Religious Freedumb Watch in Jan 2008.
     
  10. Carmel

    Carmel Crusader

    Wrong sequence, Doom
     
  11. Anonymous Delivers

    I seriously doubt you will be

    Smart move

    Cheers
     
  12. FinallyMe

    FinallyMe Silver Meritorious Patron

    Accch - Emma, this makes me sick! Let us know if we can do ANYTHING - letter writing campaign, donations for attorney, thinking great thoughts for you and lousy ones for them - anything!
     
  13. Div6

    Div6 Crusader

    Oh, thats right....some one needs to show "progress" for a New Years bash...

    Stay cool. You know you have our support.
     
  14. Smilla

    Smilla Ordinary Human

    You've done nothing wrong - you'll be OK.
     
  15. Dilettante

    Dilettante Patron Meritorious

    Disclosure

    Emma,
    You are one tough chick. I'm sorry for all your trouble, I am grateful for you! Help can come from unusual places, hang in there.
    Dil
     
  16. Good twin

    Good twin Floater

    Gee. What took them so long?

    Sorry Emma. You want me to send you a sock monkey?

    sorry.jpg
     
  17. HappyGirl

    HappyGirl Gold Meritorious Patron

  18. Lynn Fountain Campbell

    Lynn Fountain Campbell Silver Meritorious Patron

    They're so desperate I almost feel sorry for them. Almost. :)

    Hang in there, Emma.

    <3
    Lynn
     
  19. Arthur Dent

    Arthur Dent Silver Meritorious Patron

    Quite a shocker. Sorry you had to experience this. I hope you're ok.
     
  20. Doom

    Doom Lurking.

    Yep re-read I get it now.:duh:

    Far out.:D