Sulak Sivaraksa to sue police commander and Gen Surayud for banning his book

Sulak Sivaraksa to sue police commander and Gen Surayud for banning his book - Prachatai, January 16, 2008

...On Oct 1, 2007, Pol Maj Gen Sombat Suphajiva acting as printing authority issued Order 5/2007 banning Sulak's book that criticizes Thailand's democracy, alleging that the material 'may cause unrest and degrade good morals' in Thai society. Copies of the book have been confiscated by the police since.
Sulak appealed to Interior Minister Gen Surayud Chulanont on Oct 8, 2007, and never received a response. So he decided to ask the Administrative Court to lift the ban order and have the defendants pay him damages of 1,094,000 baht with an annual interest rate of 7.5% starting from the date of prosecution...
Download Sulak's banned book (in Thai)

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