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MAXWELL, John (1875 - 1946), Chairman Traffic Commissioners, Northern Area Scotland, 1931–32, Northern Area of England since 1932, and Licensing Authority under Road and Rail Traffic Act, 1933; Regional War Transport Commissioner; late Chief Commissioner of Ashanti

RYAN, Gerald Hemmington (died 1937), President of Institute of Actuaries, 1910–12; JP Norfolk, Suffolk (High Sheriff, 1920), and London; Lord of the Manors of Hintlesham and Chattisham; Chairman Treasury Committee on working of National Insurance Act, 1916; on Committee for formulating Government War Risks Insurance Scheme against Aircraft, 1915; on Government’s Committee to administer the Scheme

RICHARDS, Stephen Elswood (1878 - 1950), Puisne Judge of the Court of Appeal for Manitoba, since 1932; Chief Commissioner for Manitoba under Farmer’s Creditors Arrangement Act, 1939–42; Chairman, Royal Commission (appointed by Dominion Government to report on building of War-time Merchant Ships in BC Shipyards), 1942–43

War Crimes Act case, Polyukhovich v Australia and Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions, Trial judgment, FC 91/026, [1991] HCA 32, (1991) 172 CLR 501, (1991) 65 ALJR 521, (1991) 101 ALR 545, ILDC 2726 (AU 1991), 14th August 1991, Australia; High Court [HCA]

Ashley-Cooper, Anthony (1869 - 1961), HM Lieut Co. Dorset, 1916–52; Chm. Dorset County Council, 1924–46; late Development Commissioner under the Development Fund Act 1910 (Chairman of the Commission, 1946–48); Younger Brother of Trinity House; Vice-Pres. Royal Choral Soc.; Provincial Grand Master of Dorset, 1902–52; Pres., Shaftesbury Society; late President of the English Church Union, and Member National Church Assembly; late Chairman National Advisory Council to the Ministry of Labour for Juvenile Employment in England and Wales; Bailiff of Egle and Bailiff Grand Cross in the Order of St John of Jerusalem; Brig.-General Commanding 1st South-West Mounted Brigade, 1913–16; served European War, 1914–18; retired with hon. rank of Brig.-Gen.; late Hon. Col North Irish Horse; Lord Chamberlain to the Queen, 1910–22; Commissioner of Congested Districts Board for Ireland, 1902–14; Chancellor of Queen’s Univ. of Belfast till 1923; HM Lieutenant for Co. of Antrim, 1911–16; Grand Officer Legion of Honour


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An act by one nation intended to initiate or provoke a war with another nation; an act considered sufficient cause for war.

Subjects: International Law.

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