§ 10. Mr. SPOOR
asked the Chief Secretary whether he is aware that a boy named Connors, aged eleven, and a boy named Morgan, aged fourteen, of Greenane, Tipperary, are under arrest; will he state on what date they were arrested, and on what charge or for what reason; in what prison or place of detention they have been confined; whether any communication as to their whereabouts has been made to their parents or relations; if so, on what date it was first made; whether relations or friends have been 571 permitted to visit the boys; what are the conditions of confinement for this child of eleven and lad of fourteen; and under what statutory or other authority is their imprisonment continued?
§ Mr. SAMUELS
The boys referred to are not tinder arrest. They are detained in the interests of justice, and are receiving all proper care and attention.