Allegations have been made that the activities of the Hubbard Dianetic Research Foundation are of particular interest to sexual perverts, hypochondriacs, and are also subscribed to by a goodly number of curiosity seekers. Several individuals, including Sara Northrup, have alleged Hubbard is mentally incompetent. Under date of March 14, 1951, the Department of Law and Safety, Board of Medical Examiners, State of New Jersey, advised this bureau that it had a case against the Hubbard Dianetics Research Foundation, Incorporated, which was due for trial in Union County District Court, Elizabeth, New Jersey, March 27, 1951. The foundation was charged with conducting a school teaching a branch of medicine and surgery without possession a license. This bureau has not been advised as to the results of this court action.
Brain-washing: A Synthesis of the Russian Textbook on Psychopolitics
Re: Airtel from Legat London of 2/7/1967, attached.
The files of the FBI contain considerable information concerning the captioned individual and his various business enterprises; however, this Bureau has not conducted any investigation concerning Hubbard or his organizations. …
It is further reported that [Hubbard] has been previously committed to a mental hospital.
A similar organization, “SCIENTOLOGY OF FORT WORTH”, is allegedly listed in the Forth Worth telephone directory as a “church-metaphysical”, and is headed by the wife of a Bell Helicopter pilot.