The truth rundown
From the Times archives: More on Scientology, David Miscavige and Lisa McPherson

Church of Scientology's spiritual headquarters The Fort Harrison Hotel
[Times photo: Douglas R. Clifford]
The recently renovated Fort Harrison Hotel serves as the Church of Scientology's spiritual headquarters in Clearwater. The hotel opened in 1926 as the New Fort Harrison Hotel and for many years was Clearwater's most luxurious hotel. It was a focal point of the community during the Great Depression and World War II.

Sale of Fort Harrison Hotel

About Scientology

David Miscavige
[Times photo: Robin Donina Serne (1998)]
Scientology's leader David Miscavige.

Pulitzer Prize-winning report

David Miscavige

Lisa McPherson

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