HC Deb 26 November 1953 vol 521 cc86-7W
118. Sir L. Plummer

asked the Secretary of State for the Colonies whether the Attorney-General of British Guiana has yet completed his consideration of the matters referred to in the White Paper, British Guiana, Suspension of the Constitution, Command Paper No. 8980, 1953; and what action is being taken.

Mr. Lyttelton

No. Two charges for sedition were laid on 24th November against leading members of the People's Progressive Party and the possibility of bringing further charges is still under consideration.