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New Pl-mouth, Seplombo* 19. Writs have been servod on tho pro* prlator of tho Tarannkl " Herald" and •Budget," and F. P. OorklU, DopatyOfficlal Asslgnoe In barkruptow, at tho «uit of John Mynott for llboJ. Tho cvuao of action Ir an advertisement consisting of an apology from a man named John U.opcr to Corklll, for signing a petition brought to him by Mynott, also <wo publishing by the pupsrs of a report of procaodlngg lv the House when Mr Samuol referred to theßsmo, atid road on apology glvon by IL.opor. PJiln'iffolalniodamig oof £500 from oaoh. Mr Samuel has boon retained by tho defe dsnts. Tho « Herald " on Saturday I'act pnbiishod/as nii ndvarifp!ment, a letter from Mr Hooper to Mynott, In which In refracts portions of iho apology to Mr C>rk!ll. Corklll, In another advertisement, states that tho aßßortlcne of Mr Hooper aro untruo, aud were (,blalnod under threat of action at the time Trht-n the dotentfon of Mr Hi. o per In Now ijenland would bsve seriously fnoonvonicpoad him. Hooper left tho oolony lust wook for 4.ustralla.
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LIBEL ACTION., Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2230, 19 September 1889
LIBEL ACTION. Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2230, 19 September 1889
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