Just as the Church of Scientology requires its members to sign contracts of adhesion in which they agree to binding arbitration, waive their rights to a jury trial, and waive many other […]
GPB Capital Hires NYC PR Crisis Management Firm Risa Heller; Denies Any Role in $103 Million Clearwater Land Purchases Made by Murky Scientologist-Owned LLC’s
In her bombshell 2019 news story Clear Takeover, Tracey McManus revealed that $103 million in Downtown Clearwater land purchases were made by a series of LLC’s owned by Scientologists. $99 million of […]
GPB Capital Sues to Recover $2.2 Million in PPP Loans Taken Back by the Bank After Criminal Indictments Against David Gentile et. al.
Talk about hubris! GPB Capital Holdings was excoriated in the media in July 2020 for taking $8 million in PPP loans even as it was at the center of an FBI […]
David Gentile’s $1.8 Billion Ponzi Scheme Shatters the 1990’s Record of His Fellow Scientologist Ponzi Schemer Reed Slatkin
The largest Ponzi schemes in US history: Bernie Madoff: $65 billion. The largest Ponzi scheme in history. Madoff is serving 150 years in prison. Robert Allen Stanford: $7 billion Ponzi scheme. Stanford […]
Scientologist David Gentile Arrested by the FBI on Charges Related to His $1.8 Billion GPB Capital Holdings Ponzi Scheme
Scientologist and Clearwater, Florida resident David Gentile, 54, was taken into custody today by the FBI on five felony charges related to his $1.8 billion GPB Capital Holdings Ponzi scheme. Gentile was […]
A press release dated October 29, 2020 announced that David Gentile’s GPB Capital Holdings just sold 15 of its Prime Automotive dealerships: FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Oct. 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Haig Partners LLC, the leading […]
Scientology Crime Watch: Repeat Offender Dr. Dennis Nobbe of Miami Charged With Health Care Fraud, Money Laundering, Etc.
Tony Ortega broke the story today of Miami Scientologist and chiropractor Dr. Dennis Nobbe being charged with serious financial felonies. Nobbe was arrested for, among other charges, the fraudulent taking of PPP […]
Does a Leaked FBI Report Refer to Scientologist-Owned GPB Capital Holdings & Its Purported Ties to the Russian Mob?
In his article of July 14, 2020 Thompson Lloyd of Reuters Intelligence discusses a recently leaked FBI Intelligence Bulletin. The FBI is concerned about money-laundering risks in private equity funds: The U.S. […]
Scientologist-Owned GPB Capital Classified Payments to the Hubbard College as “Compensation” & Other Conflicts of Interest
New details are emerging in the wake of yesterday’s bombshell announcement that the Commonwealth of Massachusetts has moved against Scientologist-owned GPB Capital for securities violations. One of the details that stood out […]
Criminal Trial of Scientologist-Owned GPB Capital Holding’s Former CCO Michael Cohn Delayed Due to Health Problems & Pandemic
Law 360 reported that the criminal trial of Scientologist-owned GPB Capital Holding’s former Chief Compliance Officer Michael Cohn has been rescheduled: U.S. District Judge Gary R. Brown on Wednesday agreed to push […]