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Sep 18, 1968 50 Books Of Cult Seized; Damages Claim — The Advertiser (Australia)
Sep 11, 1968 Victorian Report On Scientology — The Advertiser (Australia)
Jul 28, 1968 Scientology: Sex, hypnotism and security checks — Sunday Mirror (UK) More: link
Sunday Mirror (UK)
"SCIENTOLOGY is evil; its techniques evil; its practice a serious threat to the community, medically, morally and socially; and its adherents sadly deluded and often mentally ill. "It's founder is Lafayette Ron Hubbard, an American . . . who falsely claims academic and other distinctions, and whose sanity is to be gravely doubted." While the British authorities hummed and hawed, an official inquiry in Victoria, Australia, in 1965 condemned Hubbard and his organisation in these unmistakable terms. Intimate It branded Hubbard ...
Jun 29, 1968 Scientology based in W.A. - MacKinnon — The West Australian
The West Australian
Health Minister MacKinnon said yesterday that talks at the conference of Federal and State health ministers in Darwin had confirmed his belief that W.A. was becoming the stronghold for the scientology cult in Australia. He would discuss the problem with Police Minister Craig and Justice Minister Griffith because legal aspects did not come under his portfolio. He was concerned only with the mental health aspect of the cult. Mr MacKinnon, who had arrived from Darwin said scientology had been discussed at ...
Feb 15, 1967 Group in move to lift ban — Herald (Australia)
Mar 10, 1966 Outlawed, but active — Courier Mail (Australia)
Courier Mail (Australia)
A BRISBANE woman has received a Scientology publication by mail from Melbourne. It is post-marked "Russell Street." The Victorian Attorney-General (Mr. A. G. Rylah) said earlier this week Scientology literature was being mailed into Victoria from London. The movement was banned in Victoria last December. Mr. K. V. Anderson, Q.C., reported that it was a perverted and dangerous form of psychology. The copy of "Communication" mailed from Russell Street to the Brisbane woman this week is the January issue and is ...
Dec 23, 1965 Hunt for hidden scientology files — The Australian
Dec 22, 1965 Scientologists burn papers during raid — The Australian
Dec 22, 1965 Scientology files seized in raid — Sydney Morning Herald (Australia)
Dec 22, 1965 Scientology files to be examined — Herald (Australia)
Nov 9, 1965 Scientology to be outlawed in Victoria — Canberra Times (Australia)
Canberra Times (Australia)
MELBOURNE, Monday. — The Victorian State Cabinet approved today a Bill designed to outlaw Scientology in Victoria. Notice of the Bill will be given in the Legislative Assembly tomorrow and it will be explained fully on Wednesday. The Chief Secretary, Mr Rylah, said after the Cabinet meeting that the Bill followed generally the recommendations on Scientology by Mr K. Anderson, QC, who was set up as a board of inquiry to investigate Scientology. The Bill will be passed by Parliament before ...
Oct 31, 1965 State Government to act soon on scientology — Sunday Times (Australia)
Sunday Times (Australia)
The Minister for Health, Mr. MacKinnon, is expected to announce soon what action the State Government will take against scientology. Mr. MacKinnon said last night he might make a statement in the next week or so. Public health authorities in WA have almost completed a study of a Victorian report on scientology. The report was prepared by Mr. K. V. Anderson, QC, and tabled in the Victorian Parliament last month. Mr. Anderson denounced scientology and said it was evil, depraved and ...
Oct 16, 1965 Ron's Scientologists — The Bulletin (Australia)
Sep 28, 1965 Report of the Board of Enquiry into Scientology (aka Anderson Report)
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