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In May 1987, David Miscavige, one of Hubbard’s former personal assistants, assumed the position of Chairman of the Religious Technology Center (RTC), a non-profit corporation that owns the trademarked names and symbols of Dianetics and Scientology.Although RTC is a separate corporation from the Church of Scientology International, whose president and chief spokesperson is the Reverend Heber Jentzsch, Miscavige is the effective leader of the Church.Scientology churches and mission franchises exist in many communities around the world. Members of the public entering a Scientology church or mission are offered a free personality test followed by a suggestion of which Scientology courses and "auditing" would benefit them.
Hubbard's stated claims of Scientology were: "A civilization without insanity, without criminals and without war, where the able can prosper and honest beings can have rights, and where man is free to rise to greater heights, are the aims of Scientology." In 1979, Hubbard's wife Mary Sue Hubbard along with ten other highly placed Church Executives were convicted in United States federal court regarding Operation Snow White, and served time in a US federal prison. The nature and legal status of the Church continue to arouse controversy around the world. Internal Revenue Service recognised the Church as a "non-profit charitable organization", and gave it the same legal protections and favorable tax treatment extended to other non-profit charitable organizations. Error Banner.fade_out.modal_overlay.modal_overlay .modal_wrapper.modal_overlay [email protected](max-width:630px)@media(max-width:630px).modal_overlay .modal_fixed_close.modal_overlay .modal_fixed_close:before.modal_overlay .modal_fixed_close:before.modal_overlay .modal_fixed_close:before.modal_overlay .modal_fixed_close:hover:before.inline_editor_form.inline_editor_form:before,.inline_editor_form:after.inline_editor_form:after.expanded_q_text:hover .inline_editor_edit.inline_editor_content:hover .inline_editor_edit.expanded_q_text .form_buttons.inline_editor_content .form_buttons.expanded_q_text .form_buttons .inline_editor_buttons a.inline_editor_content .form_buttons .inline_editor_buttons a.expanded_q_text .form_buttons .inline_editor_buttons .inline_editor_cancel_button.inline_editor_content .form_buttons .inline_editor_buttons .inline_editor_cancel_button. Selector .selector_input_interaction .selector_input. Lloyd Arthur Eshbach quoted him as saying "I'd like to start a religion.That's where the money is." to, essentially, start an unscientific experiment in human psychology based upon hypnosis, Freudian ideas, Buddhism, and other philosophies.