- Remini's mother introduced her to the religion as a child
- She was in a very strict branch, the Sea Org, she said
- The church said her sentiments about it say more about her than about the religion
(CNN)After 30 years as a Scientologist, actor Leah Remini turned her back on the church in anger. She's written a book, in which she harshly criticizes her former faith, in part over incidents related to one of its most high-profile figures -- Tom Cruise.