This pamphlet explores the arrangements for guardianship of the UK constitution and its values and the role of the House of Lords in particular. Effective constitutional guardianship is important in any liberal democracy. In most democracies the … [Read more...] about Constitutional Guardians: The House of Lords
Authored by leading experts, Jack Simson Caird, Robert Hazell and Dawn Oliver, the report looks at the complex issues that surround the House of Lords Select Committee on the Constitution, codifying the the standards it used between 2001 and the end … [Read more...] about The Constitutional Standards of the House of Lords Select Committee on the Constitution
[First Published on Tuesday 19th July 2011] This archive item is a window onto issues as they appeared at the time. It contains facts and opinions which may have been superseded by subsequent events. In an article published for the first time … [Read more...] about Rip it up and start again: the only way to deal with the House of Lords?