[PEU niESS ASSOCIATION J Wellington, October 30. Mr Hutchison, as defendant m the libel suit of Wliitaker v. Hutchison, has filed m the Supreme Court an affidavit m answer to the interrogatories submitted to him recently. He respectfully declines to answer the first twelve queries on the ground that "they" relate to proceedings m Parliament at the time referred to, and he ought not to be interrogated. He objects to answer to the remainder of interrogatioi.f, on the ground that his answering them might tend to criminate him. Mr Hutchison is at present m Wellington, and intends making a application to the Supreme Court to definitely settle the issues.
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LATEST TELEGRAMS., Ashburton Guardian, Volume X, Issue 2557, 30 October 1890
LATEST TELEGRAMS. Ashburton Guardian, Volume X, Issue 2557, 30 October 1890
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