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Soap Star Sues His Chiropractor For Refusing to Treat Him After He Left Scientology

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We've heard of quite a few horror stories about what happens when Scientologists decide to leave the fold. Once they leave (or get ousted), ex-Scientologists are labeled "suppressive persons," which puts them at risk of losing family, friends and business contacts who stick with the church. Now we can add another relationship ex-Scientologists risk losing: their chiropractor.

"Young and the Restless" star Michael Fairman is suing his chiropractor for refusing to treat his family after they were ex-communicated from the church, according to TMZ.

In the suit, Fairman claims that he was a highly regarded member of the church who was ousted when he became disenchanted with the church and started asking too many questions. After he was ex-communicated, he claims that he got a letter from his chiropractor that said she would refuse to treat him. Fairman is suing her for refusing to treat him on the basis of his religion. He also claims that she refused to hand over his medical records.