- In 1936, there appeared a book by an American doctor, William J . Maloney, called " The Forged Casement Diaries ".
- In 1936 William J . Maloney wrote a book, " The Forged Casement Diaries ", in which he claimed to have proved that the British authorities had forged the diaries in order to discredit Casement.
- Although he had made little secret of his progressive views during the capital punishment debates, the campaign for access to the Roger Casement diaries, and his writings on Oscar Wilde, Hyde's political undoing were his parliamentary interventions and outspoken views on the decriminalisation of homosexuality.