§ Mr. DILLON
asked the Chief Secretary for Ireland if he can state how many persons were convicted of unlawful assembly at the Winter Assizes held in Ireland in 1911; and how many were sentenced to imprisonment with hard labour for the offence?
§ Mr. BIRRELL
At the Winter Assizes, 1911, twenty persons were convicted of unlawful assembly. Of these seventeen were bound over to keep the peace, and three were sentenced to one month's imprisonment with hard labour.