A.n appeal made by Lady Si ndhurst against the decision of the Court that women are ineligible for seats on County Councils has been dismissed, Lord Coleridge, Lord Chief Justice of England, holding that while women could exercise the right to vote for candidates for County Councils they could not sit as members of ( the Council.
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WOMEN'S RIGHTS, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2138, 18 May 1889
WOMEN'S RIGHTS Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2138, 18 May 1889
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