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  • John Travolta is accused of sexual battery by a 21-year-old masseur who claims [tr]

    11/14/2017 6:02:19 AM PST · by C19fan · 44 replies
    UK Daily Mail ^ | November 14, 2017 | Valerie Edwards
    John Travolta has been named in a criminal complaint by a 21-year-old masseur who accused the actor of sexual battery that reportedly took place in 2000. According to the bombshell police report, the masseur alleged that Travolta groped his bare buttocks and indecently exposed himself during a deep body massage at the LaQuinta Hotel in Palm Springs, California. During the alleged incident, Travolta, 63, also made lewd remarks about gay fantasies while at the hotel's spa facility around 1.30am on February 15, 2000.
  • John Travolta breaks silence on ‘Going Clear’: 'Stop picking on Scientology!'

    04/07/2015 1:47:49 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 22 replies
    New York Post ^ | 04/07/2015 | By Derrick Bryson Taylor
    In the wake of the explosive HBO documentary “Going Clear,” John Travolta has come to Scientology’s defense. The 61-year-old made it clear he has no plans to see the doc, which alleges the church has physically abused and blackmailed some of its members, among other questionable acts. “No I haven’t and I don’t really care to,” Travolta told the Tampa Bay Times when asked if he’ll see the film. He’s been a member of the church for more than 40 years and claims his experiences have been nothing but amazing. “I haven’t experienced anything that the hearsay has (claimed), so...
  • America is Under a Psychopolitical Assault

    07/18/2014 8:08:08 AM PDT · by drypowder · 17 replies
    Radical Conservative Blogspot ^ | Thursday, July 17, 2014 | David Risselada
    It is beyond evident America that there is a massive psychopolitical operation underway in our nation. We are being beaten down on a daily basis by people who would have you believe that you are what's wrong with the world. Our kids are being overwhelmed with inappropriate sex education at very early ages, those who believe in the right to life are considered the radicals while those claiming the right to kill their unborn children are being praised. We have a president seeking to make his own people helpless while funding Islamic radicals overseas, the definition of racism has been...
  • John Travolta Hit With Second Assault Lawsuit

    05/08/2012 3:22:46 PM PDT · by Perdogg · 78 replies
    another man has stepped forward with a lawsuit featuring similar allegations. Citing Court Documents, RadarOnline reports that a male masseur has filed a $2 million sexual battery lawsuit against Travolta, using the same lawyer as the first accuser.
  • John Travolta sued for $2m by masseur 'over sexual assault'

    05/08/2012 10:50:13 AM PDT · by crosshairs · 60 replies
    The Telegraph ^ | 5/8/12 | unknown
    The actor John Travolta is being sued for $2 million (£1.2 million) by an unidentified masseur who claims the Hollywood star assaulted him sexually during a massage in January inside a room at the Beverly Hills Hotel, according to court documents.
  • Top Scientologist tells how she was 'beaten and tortured while locked up for 45 days in Church's

    02/16/2012 10:52:04 AM PST · by C19fan · 22 replies
    UK daily Mail ^ | February 16, 2012 | Graham Smith
    A senior Scientologist was locked up, beaten and tortured by the controversial religion's tyrannical leadership, a court has heard after an attempt by the Church to silence her spectacularly backfired. Debbie Cook, who was one of the organisation's most respected executives before she quit in 2007, testified that she was held for 45 days in a crowded, ant-infested trailer in the California desert. The 50-year-old also claimed to have witnessed Scientology chairman David Miscavige, a friend of celebrity follower Tom Cruise, punch another senior executive in the face before wrestling him to the ground.
  • Oprah Takes Audience on Trip to Australia with John Travolta (Audience responds with dignity)

    09/14/2010 7:26:26 AM PDT · by tlb · 34 replies
    Harpo Productions ^ | Sept 13, 2010 | CelebTV
    On the premiere of The Oprah Winfrey Show's final season, the talk show queen announces she will take the 300 members of her studio audience to Australia on John Travolta's jet. "After all this really is my 25th season...my last chance to do something really big...And if you want to take along the ultimate viewers, where would I most want to go...Maybe I should take all of you to the other side of the world. We're going to Australia... We're going to Australia..." Cheering... Say Hello to Capt. Travolta!"
  • Kelly Preston, John Travolta expecting a boy

    08/27/2010 11:58:54 AM PDT · by inflorida · 47 replies
    People ^ | August 26, 2010 | Michelle Tauber
    Break out the blue balloons: It's a boy!Kelly Preston and John Travolta -- who announced they were expecting this past May -- are having a son, Preston's rep confirms to PEOPLE.On August 8, the couple celebrated their happy news with some 40 close friends at a shower held at their Los Angeles-area home.
  • Angle campaign working to quiet Scientology question

    05/26/2010 6:14:08 AM PDT · by Fred · 9 replies · 495+ views
    Las Vegas Sun ^ | 052610 | David McGrath Schwartz
    Carson City — Surging Republican Senate candidate Sharron Angle has had to defend her support of a prison program that her opponents linked to Scientology. Trying to head off that theme, Angle has eliminated from her campaign website mention of prominent members of the church, whom she worked with on other legislative efforts. Angle has removed the claim that she, along with actresses Kelly Preston and Jenna Elfman, approached Sen. John Ensign to sponsor legislation prohibiting school employees from requiring students to take psychotropic drugs, such as anti-depressants. Preston and Elfman are high-profile members of the Church of Scientology, which...
  • John Travolta's Wife Kelly Preston Pregnant At Age 47

    05/21/2010 6:23:03 PM PDT · by inflorida · 100 replies · 2,340+ views
    RadarOnline ^ | May 19, 2010
    John Travolta and Kelly Preston are expecting another baby! The mom-to-be, gorgeous at 47, is three months pregnant according to Star Magazine. The actor chimed in on his website confirming the happy news;"It's impossible to keep a secret...especially one as wonderful as this.We want to be the first to share this great news with everyone that we are expecting a new addition to out family. Love, John, Kelly and Ella"Travolta, 56, and Preston have weathered a lot of tragedy in the past couple of years. Their sixteen year old son Jett, who was autistic, died of a seizure in early...
  • John Travolta's Dogs Killed In Airport Accident

    05/18/2010 10:21:58 AM PDT · by Willie Green · 111 replies · 3,144+ views
    CBS ^ | 05-18-2010 | ???
    NEW YORK (CBS/AP) John Travolta's two family dogs were killed after being struck by an airport service vehicle at Maine's Bangor International Airport. This event comes a little more than a year after Travolta and his wife, actress Kelly Preston, lost their son, Jett, who died after suffering from a seizure while vacationing with them in the Bahamas. In a statement released to the Bangor Daily News, city officials said, "An airport service pickup truck was approaching the airplane to service the airplane and did not see the dogs. Unfortunately, the dogs were struck and killed. The airport is investigating...
  • John Travolta to Airlift Desperately Needed E-Meters to People of Haiti (Scientology to Haiti)

    01/19/2010 4:17:26 AM PST · by tlb · 34 replies · 1,283+ views
    gawker ^ | Jan 18, 2010 | John Cook
    Scientology's yellow-shirted "volunteer ministers" ...are on the ground in Haiti right now warning the starving, dehydrated populace about psychiatry. He says, "I have arranged for a plane to take down some volunteer ministers and some supplies and some medics. "I hope that inspires others as well. It's needed." Here's how they do it: * The "Purification Rundown": After 9/11, Scientology set up a clinic in downtown Manhattan where firefighters sat in saunas, worked out, and took niacin and other vitamins, a regime that toxicologists have derided as "quackery." * "Touch Assists": Scientologists descended on India in the wake of the...
  • John Travolta Ready To Quit Scientology?

    07/27/2009 8:45:07 PM PDT · by FreeManWhoCan · 60 replies · 6,274+ views
    John Travolta may be close to leaving the Church of Scientology, according to a new report. The actor - along with fellow Hollywood heavyweight Tom Cruise - is one of the most high-profile members of the controversial organisation, and has been for 34 years. But his faith in L Ron Hubbard's teachings is said to have been severely shaken by the death of his autistic son Jett following a seizure in January. Those close to Travolta – who only publicly acknowledged his son's autism after the 16-year-old's death – say that the tragedy has prompted the actor to question his...
  • Tom Cruise's Butch plan Tom Cruise is to remake ˜Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid'.

    04/06/2009 7:00:08 PM PDT · by tlb · 88 replies · 1,995+ views
    Yahoo ^ | April 5, 2009 | BANG Media International
    The ˜Valkyrie' actor started plans to produce the 60s western - which is about two lovable bank robbers - last year and hopes to star in the with his close friend John Travolta. A source said: "It has been a pet project of his that has been on the back-burner for years. But now he's ready to go, and will most likely happily eschew the enormous salary that he normally commands." When the movie goes ahead Tom will revive the role of Sundance - previously played by Robert Redford - and John, 55, is expected to play Cassidy. A friend...
  • Faith Over Medicine: Praying for a Cure

    02/02/2009 8:01:58 PM PST · by outlawjake · 11 replies · 373+ views
    New University ^ | Feb 02 2009 | Editorial Board
    According to religions that practice faith healing, such as Christian Science and Scientology, using any sort of medical treatment would underestimate and doubt the almighty powers of God, and would ultimately cut them off from God. As parents, however, they must be able to balance their role as caretakers and as devoted followers.
  • Who should play Blago in the movie?

    01/27/2009 6:27:08 PM PST · by malkee · 111 replies · 1,911+ views
    New York Daily News ^ | JAN. 28, 2008
    I'm not sure if this is exactly funny. I guess you could call it interesting. Maybe we could take votes on who should play Blago. I'm still feeling sorry for him after watching more of today's video interviews. That's a bad sign. Who Should Play Blago?
  • Travolta originally wanted Jett treated in Florida.

    01/27/2009 3:21:49 PM PST · by outlawjake · 8 replies · 727+ views
    RadarOnline ^ | 01/27/09 5:03 PM | Radar Exclusive
    Senior Assistant Commissioner of Police Marvin Dames confirmed to the Nassau Guardian that the criminal complaint alleges the conspirators approached Travolta with the document, thinking he would find it damaging. Dames did not specify that Travolta originally wanted Jett treated in Florida, but RadarOnline.com has confirmed that with a source close to the case.
  • Mystery Document in Travolta Case -- Revealed

    01/27/2009 2:45:53 PM PST · by outlawjake · 22 replies · 1,078+ views
    TMZ ^ | Jan 27th 2009 4:45PM | TMZ Staff
    We now know what the document is all about in the John Travolta extortion case. Sources connected with the investigation tell us the document is an authorization for transporting Jett Travolta in the ambulance. We're told John Travolta and Kelly Preston had an issue over where Jett Travolta should be taken for emergency treatment. We do not have further specifics, nor do we know why the alleged extortionists thought it was worth $25 million to keep private.
  • Extortion plot unveiled

    01/27/2009 10:08:25 AM PST · by outlawjake · 2 replies · 344+ views
    The Nassau Guardian ^ | January 27, 2009 | BRENT DEAN
    Dames said police have a copy of a document they have not been able to prove the authenticity of. The document, he said, is a refusal to transport document. This, Dames explained, is signed by a party when refusing, for example, emergency medical services from trained personnel. Signing the document absolves the hospital of liability regarding an incident, he explained. "In this context, a document like that does not apply because as we know young Jett was not... he did not have any minor injuries. He was very ill. And so the document does not come into play," Dames said....
  • Bahamas Police Detain Lawmaker, Tourism Minister, Paramedic in Alleged Plot Against Travolta

    01/24/2009 11:42:39 PM PST · by GVnana · 9 replies · 702+ views
    AP via Fox News ^ | 1/23/2009
    NASSAU, Bahamas — Authorities in the Bahamas have charged an island lawmaker and detained two other people in an alleged plot to extort money from actor John Travolta after the death of his son, police said Friday. Two of the suspects — ambulance driver Tarino Lightbourne and former tourism minister Obie Wilchcombe —were detained on Friday. Earlier, several tabloids quoted Lightbourne describing efforts to revive the celebrity's chronically ill son, Jett, who died of a seizure this month at their family vacation home on Grand Bahama. Authorities said Travolta filed a complaint of attempted extortion but they did not reveal...