ENQUIRY INTO REBELLION.
FURTHER EXECUTIONS SUfJ-
LONDON, May 10
In the House of Commons Mr Asquith announced Baron Hardinge of Penshurst, Mr Justice Shearman, and Sir Mackenzie Chalmers had been appointed to enquire into the cause of the outbreak of the Ireland Rebellion and also into the conduct an 1 degree of responsibility of civil and military officials and tlio executive in Ireland. He declined a suggestion from Mr Redmond to extend the terms < f reference. Mr John Dillon obtained leave to raise a debate on the Irish situation to-nigh', but refrained from doing- so unt'.l to-morrow, Mr Asquith promising no further executions would take place in the meantime. SHEEBY SKEFFINGTON SHOT LONDON, May 10 Mr Asquith said Sheeby SkeJfington was shot on April 26th, without knowledge of the military authorities. The matter was investigated and the officer concerned would be arrested and court-martialled.
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ENQUIRY INTO REBELLION., Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXV, Issue 3545, 12 May 1916