Nikken's Son Assaults SGI Visitors:A reform priest and a few SGI members visited a temple, attempting to make an appointment to meet with the priest. The priest was Nikken's son and he physically assaulted the visitors in front of a crowd of lay members. Pictures and a Japanese news article about the incident.
Legal Developments ...
The Nikken Sect Loses a Law Suit in Ghana: NST built a temple on someone else's property. Read the news reports from Ghana.Seattle Trial:
The Nikken Sect has failed to prove its case — the court finds Nikken Abe's testimony completely unreliable. The court's finding and Japanese newspaper accounts of the trial.
Judy Clow's Affidavit: What the Nikken Sect did to Mrs. Clow and her family.People who have seceded from the Nikken Sect
Hisako Hirasawa, the wife of the Hokkeko United Federation's first chairperson, the late Masukichi Hirasawa, wrote a letter to High Priest Nikken Abe on April 22, 2000, explaining her withdrawal from NST.What about the Kawabe Memo?
Jim Celer's analysis
of the Kawabe Memo provides the definitive word on the significance
of this convoluted story.