THE CABINET: Convictions, etc.

The Cabinet—that is, Attorney General Stone through the Department of Justice—has been prosecuting a number of criminal cares arising out of scandals connected with the Cabinet, with the Administration. Last week, three cases came to definite results—two, to convictions, one to cessation of prosecution.

The cases:

Charles R. Forbes. The former Director of the Veterans' Bureau, Charles R. Forbes, had been on trial for some weeks in the Federal District Court in Chicago, with one John W. Thompson, St. Louis contractor. They were accused of conspiracy to...

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