Item Description: "Laid upon the table of the Council, by the Colonial Secretary, by command of His Excellency the Lieutenant Governor, and ordered by the Council to be printed, 23rd December 1851"
Official correspondence 18 June to 17 August 1849 between Redmond Barry (commissioner Court of Requests), James Croke (crown prosecutor), W. Elyard (for the NSW Colonial Sec.), J. S. Griffin (registrar Court of Requests), Charles Joseph Latrobe (supt. Port Phillip District) and E. Deas Thomson (NSW Colonial Sec.), concerning the charges made in the Melbourne Daily News of 18 June 1849 by the editor George Boursiquot that John Griffin (registrar Court of Requests) had used his office for extortion, and a retraction made on 25 June 1849
Physical Description: 5p. ; 34cm.