Saint Hill Manor, East Grinstead,Sussex
HCO POLICY LETTER OF 18 OCTOBER 1967
AND HCOB ALTERATIONS HIGH CRIME
Recently, during the reorganization of WW, it came to light that in
some Continental orgs EXEC SECS and SECS had on occasion actually
ordered that certain Pol Ltrs and HCOBs were not to be followed.
order is an illegal order and any staff following it is guilty of
executing an illegal order.
executive issuing such an order shall hereafter be considered as
committing a high crime which on proof beyond reasonable doubt
constitutes a HIGH CRIME and can carry the assignment of the Condition
of TREASON for both the person issuing the order and the person who
receives and executes it.
instances MUST be reported at once to the International Ethics Officer
to report such an order to the Int E/O when one knows of it carries
with it the assignment of a Condition of Liability.
for the amendment of Policy already exist as per other Pol Ltr and
until an amendment is legally and completely passed the old policy must
HCOBs cannot be