Rating: 1 stars   5 reviews

Issues: Religion

Location: 13280 4TH St E Madeira Beach FL 33708 USA

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Rating: 1 stars  

3 people found this review helpful

Christ at the sea foundation is a fraud. Miller Newton created this fake foundation to hide his assets, and have the properties he owns taken off the tax rolls. I wouldn't give a bent penny to this fake foundation.
He is a liar, a con man, and likes to think that he has control over people.
We will continue to fight Newton until he either dies of old age, or he is locked up in prison for the rest ogf his life. He contributes nothing to this neighborhood, except for being a pain in our butts.
Ruth Newton is as evil as Miller Newton is.

Can't wait for him to slip up a little more at the city of Maderia Beach's Special Magistrate's next hearing. Already have one documented case of him being caught in a lie.

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a negative way. This organization does no good for anybody exect Miller Newton and his hag wife Ruth Newton.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

disolve it and send Newton and his wife out to sea in a row boat without oars!

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Miller Newton created his little cult church in my neighborhood without getting the proper zoning, and permits. Everything out of his mouth is a lie. Also saw a group of victims from Straight protesting in from of his waterfront home.

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This man, Virgil Miller Newton, a/k/a "Fr." Cassian Newton ran a "rehab" called Straight, Inc. He was run out of at least 5 states, including Florida, for child abuse in that organization. He tried to become a psychologist in order to work with kids again, but was ordered to work under the supervision of another, qualified psychologist. His ego wouldn't allow that and he was told that the only way he could work with kids was to do it in a "faith based" way, so he became a "priest" in an obscure sect. This man is the absolute clinical definition of a Malignant Narcissist!! He abused thousands of kids. I personally witnessed him drag at least two 12 year old girls by their hair all the way across a warehouse...yes, we were kept in a warehouse for this "rehab". Do NOT trust this man!!!

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I've had he and his wife cuss me out for speaking out about the abuses they heaped on children.

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Get rid of the Newtons

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I also was abused by this man, who renamed himself "Father Cassian" in order to hide himself from the abuse, and divorce himself from the million dollars in lawsuits that were brought against him for creating the treatment cult called KIDS Centers of America. I was in the last one called KIDS of North Jersey. My only real crime, had he taken the time to do a true assessment, with a real psychiatrist, who was really interested in helping us as young adults and children, was having a neurological disability, and gender identity disorder, and several other pediatric psychiatric issues that were treatable. They told me I was a "druggie" and a drug addict because I experimented with pot and alcohol a few times. They made me admit to doing drugs I never did via forced confessions upon intake. Even in the 90's the maximum therapeutic length of stay was 90 days. Period. Even if I had been a hardcore drug addict. This man kept one patient for 13 years. In my case, I was there for a year and a half. I never made it off the first phase of my treatment for the first 15 months of my "treatment".

During that time, I was starved, sleep deprived, humiliated, watched while I went to the bathroom, wasn't allowed to have covers on cold nights, I was sexually assaulted (it seems on this man's orders, though I cannot prove that), restrained illegally and unsafely, which resulted in a neck injury that was left untreated and has caused nerve damage even until now, 17 years later. I experience post traumatic stress disorder. - and I am not the only one. As was posted before, and I will repost again:

This man has abused children at several other non-profits, and I do not think he has changed his spots. Any donations to Christ At The Sea will continue to go to abusing more children. Please do not support this... thank you.

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my every day health. I will be lucky if I and many others do not experience permanent damage because of this man's cult methods

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

shut it down. Immediately, which is what was done in several states. But in the name of religious freedom, we can't, which is why I implore you - just don't support them!

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There is too much to say about the child abuse that has come from this man, Virgil Miller Cassian Newton .

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the form of mental and physical abuse at the age of 14.

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Hold Newton accountable for all the years of abuse he has given to children and young adults.

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I want to bring to your attention a "charity" that is being advertised on your site.
This man (Fr. Cassian Newton) and some of his "board members" have been involved in MANY law suits regarding child abuse, and fraud, holding people against their will, and more. He is NOT a medical dr. he has a degree in anthropology. I am going to include some links to articles, personal stories, and law suits that this man has been a part of. His given name is Virgil Miller Newton. That's really all you have to "google".
I am not TELLING you what to do in this situation. I'm merely warning you of a "charity" you are supporting.

And I'm sure you can go from there.
Thank you for your time.

Kimberly Smith
victim of Miller Newton
Feb 88 - Aug 90
Kids of Bergen County/Kids of North Jersey

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February of 1988 until August of 1990 and years after. i still have nightmares, PTSD and physical scars.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

dissolve it.

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