Ceylon (MR. M. a. Bracegirdle).

Oral Answers to Questions — Royal Navy. – in the House of Commons on 9th June 1937.

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Photo of Mr Reginald Sorensen Mr Reginald Sorensen , Leyton West

asked the Secretary of State for the Colonies whether he has taken any action respecting the action of the Governor of Ceylon in making an illegal order for the deportation of Mr. Mark Anthony Bracegirdle.

Photo of Mr William Ormsby-Gore Mr William Ormsby-Gore , Stafford

I am still in cornmunication with the Governor concerning this matter.

Photo of Mr Reginald Sorensen Mr Reginald Sorensen , Leyton West

Will the right hon. Gentleman tell the House as soon as he has any information about this extraordinary action on the part of the Governor?

Photo of Mr William Ormsby-Gore Mr William Ormsby-Gore , Stafford

I want to see the full proceedings that took place in the court first. It may take some time.