Category: Cult Experts

Cleric says religious hatred law abused

David Millikan Cult expert the Rev David Millikan said the original intention of the law was being undermined.

“If the purpose of the law is to protect religion from excessive and pernicious comments, then fair enough,” he told the Herald Sun.

“But if it means that journalists and experts have got to be careful when they’re doing nothing more than reporting matters of fact, then the law is allowed to become an ass.”

Cult experts; Utah officials discuss FLDS at cult studies conference

In the aftermath of the raid by Texas authorities into the Fundamentalist Church of Latter Day Saints’ Yearning for Zion ranch, polygamous sects are an issue of discussion at the International Cultic Studies Association meeting this weekend at the University of Pennsylvania.

At the conference top officials for the Utah and Arizona attorneys general were peppered with questions about prosecuting polygamous crimes.

Mental Health Counselor Steven A. Hassan Celebrates 30 Years of Cult Counseling

Cult expert Steve Hassan celebrates 30 years of cult counseling and providing cult information Somerville, MA. (PRWEB) April 22, 2006 — Thirty years ago, Steve Hassan nodded off at the wheel of a fundraising van and crashed into the back of an eighteen-wheeler. At the time Hassan – firmly embedded in the Moonies cult – had been favored by top Unification Church leades for his disciple and zeal. The accident created the opportunity for his parents to intervene and hire ex-members to counsel him, helping him to begin thinking for himself again after two and a half years as a

Cult Counselor Steve Hassan to appear on Dr. Phil Show

Airs Tuesday, May 3rd. 2005 – Check Dr. Phil.com for local time and channel The whole show focuses on the plight of two teenage runaway girls from a fundamentalist Mormon cult, the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Colorado City, to escape polygamy. Steve Hassan was the cult expert and did follow up pro bono counseling with them and the family who took them in, since the show taped. The Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (FLDS) is a splinter group of the Mormon church (aka Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day