RAYMOND HOSER/KOTABI PUBLISHING,
41 VILLAGE AVENUE
DONCASTER VICTORIA 3108
July 14 2000.
TO/ United Nations High
Commissioner for Human Rights,
United Nations Centre for Human
United Nations Office at Geneva
8-14 Avenue de la Paix
1211 Geneva 10, Switzerland
We seek your immediate intervention
in a matter of extreme importance.
Raymond Hoser is perhaps Australia’s
best known investigative (corruption) author and corruption whistleblower.
He has authored several books, including
five best-sellers on crime and corruption.
All five corruption books have been
the subject of attempted (and illegal) bans by corrupt government officials
who have no respect for the rule of law and or UN Conventions that Australia
is a signatory to.
This letter seeks your intervention
in an illegal banning of the two latest titles, namely Victoria
Police Corruption and Victoria Police Corruption
The books had been on general sale
for 11 months prior to the illegal ban being enforced. They had also been
cleared as truthful by the defamation law courts.
A full explanation of the sequence
of events can be found at:
and the documents directly linked
to that page (immediately following the media release).
You will note that the letters threatening
to jail booksellers for selling the books (exact copies available for download
from the above site) is reminiscent of what Adolf Hitler did to suppress
people and that it is in violation of parts of the Universal
Declaration of Human Rights Adopted and proclaimed by General Assembly
resolution 217 A (III) of 10 December 1948, to which Australia is a signatory.
In particular we note violations
of: articles 19 and 28, which say: