"Still, why threaten legal action? The Temple’s position is that, while they do not own Baphomet, they do own this specific copyrighted image. Legally, if they don’t fight for their copyright, it will become harder to enforce later. But beyond this, Greaves expressed concern that real damage could be done to the Temple. With access to over 58 million viewers, Netflix has a vastly larger platform than a religious group that formed only a few years ago. If Sabrina associates the statue with evil and cannibalism, this can easily eclipse all the work the Temple has done. While some Temple supporters have suggested they should just ignore Sabrina, Greaves feels he has a duty to protect the organization and that a group that can’t even defend its own intellectual property won’t be taken seriously."

 

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