The government manifesto on changing the reach of courts is in the press again. But some things seem off, so here are some clarifications. [Read now...]
The UK General Election 2019 was branded as one of the most ‘toxic’ in modern constitutional history. Putting to one side the issue of Brexit, ‘trust’ and ‘respect’ are two of the most prominent buzz-words that were debated last year. [Read now...]
Boris Johnson is planning radical changes to the UK constitution – Here are the ones you need to know about.
A large majority gives the prime minister freedom to dramatically alter the machinary of the nation. [Read now...]
Authoritative statements by esteemed officials that the rule of law has been violated no longer have political consequences. Scandals that would have ended careers only a few years ago barely register. [Read now...]
The Conservative Party has long positioned itself as the voice of law and order – now that’s been shot to bits. [Read now...]
As the recent Brexit litigation has shown, the UK’s Supreme Court has had to consider political as well as legal issues in its first ten years. [Read now...]