April 7, 1932

CON

Richard Bedford Bennett (Prime Minister; President of the Privy Council; Secretary of State for External Affairs)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. BENNETT:

Yes. That is one item I am not going to touch.

Miscellaneous-to provide for the arbitration expenses-"I'm Alone" case (revote), $9,000.

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LIB

William Lyon Mackenzie King (Leader of the Official Opposition)

Liberal

Mr. MACKENZIE KING:

Can the Prime Minister report any progress in connection with that case?

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CON

Richard Bedford Bennett (Prime Minister; President of the Privy Council; Secretary of State for External Affairs)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. BENNETT:

Mr. Justice Duff visited Washington last month and had a conference with the representatives of the American government. The case is rather complicated at the present time. The right hon. gentleman is, I think, fully aware of the intricate and delicate legal questions that have been raised, and at the moment there has been no determination of these preliminary questions, with respect to which reports had to be made to enable further action to be taken. But some

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progress has been made by reason of the conference that took place last month.

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Item agreed to. Progress reported. At eleven o'clock the house adjourned, without question put, pursuant to standing order. Friday, April 8, 1932


April 7, 1932