UK Constitutional Law Association

affiliated to the International Association of Constitutional Law

Tom Hickman: Further Concerns about the DRIP Bill

In a blog post on Monday I expressed concerns about the lack of time for proper scrutiny of the changes to be brought in by the DRIP Bill. Towards the … Continue reading

July 16, 2014 · 3 Comments

Tom Hickman on the DRIP Bill: Plugging Gaps in Surveillance Laws or Authorising the Unlawful?

The unveiling last Thursday of a a draft bill on surveillance powers that is to be rushed through Parliament brought to mind the story of the Dutch boy who finds … Continue reading

July 14, 2014 · 9 Comments

Comment on India: Chintan Chandrachud: Dance Bars, Dialogue, and the Indian Supreme Court

An interesting constitutional narrative, involving the government of the Indian state of Maharashtra and India’s Supreme Court, is developing. In 2005, the state legislature enacted primary legislation imposing a ban … Continue reading

July 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

Craig Prescott: Conference Report: Prisoner Voting and the Constitution 18th June 2014, Faculty of Laws, UCL

As is well known to readers of this blog, the issue of prisoner voting has been a long running and high profile saga. The Justice Secretary, Chris Grayling has argued … Continue reading

July 9, 2014 · 1 Comment

Comment on Hong Kong: Cora Chan: When, if ever, will Hong Kong see democracy?

Seventeen years ago China resumed sovereignty over Hong Kong. China promised a high degree of autonomy and separate economic, legal and social systems for Hong Kong in an international treaty, … Continue reading

July 7, 2014 · 3 Comments

Joseph Tomlinson: Ambitions and Constraints – A Report on the Second Conference on the Teaching of Public Law (2014)

Following on from the success of last year’s inaugural Conference on the Teaching of Public Law at the University of Manchester, City Law School ably assumed hosting duties to allow … Continue reading

July 2, 2014 · 1 Comment

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