The Ambassador in Great Britain (Davis) to the Secretary of State
[Received March 22.]
Sir: With reference to my telegram No. 176, March 4, 1 p.m.,82 and previous correspondence in regard to the jurisdiction of the Palestine Courts over foreigners, I have the honor to transmit herewith copies of a Note No. E. 2340/1647/88 dated March 2nd, 1921, which I have received from the Foreign Office in this connection.
The Foreign Office state that the British High Commissioner for | Palestine has been instructed to hand over to the American Consul for trial the American citizen who was recently convicted on a charge of forgery by the Jaffa Court.
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