UK Constitutional Law Association

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Alexander Horne: Evidence under oath, perjury and parliamentary privilege

The issue of select committee powers has received renewed interest during the 2010-15 Parliament, culminating in a report from Liaison Committee on Select committee effectiveness, resources and powers (in October … Continue reading

January 29, 2015 · 5 Comments

Hayley Hooper: The Counter Terrorism and Security Bill: A Potential Further Erosion of Citizenship Rights in the UK

Reposted from the Constitution Unit Blog. The Counter Terrorism and Security Bill was introduced into the House of Commons on 7 January 2015 using a semi-fast-track procedure. The Bill provides … Continue reading

January 27, 2015 · Leave a comment

David Hart QC: TTIP – more ‘foreign’ judges critising ‘our’ laws?

Reposted from the UK Human Rights Law Blog. Last week, on 15 January 2015, TTIP was debated in the House of Commons – see here. It is important for us all, but … Continue reading

January 24, 2015 · 1 Comment

Event: Annual “Public Law” lecture 19 February 2015

    Update: Due to a clash of events, the 2015 Annual Public Law Lecture by Sir Louis Blom-Cooper QC on “The Road to Rome and Strasbourg via San Francisco: Human Rights … Continue reading

January 23, 2015 · Leave a comment

UK Constitutional Law Blog: Editorial Changeover

  Nick Barber (Associate Professor, Trinity College, Oxford) was the instigator, designer, Editor (later C0-Editor) and main locomotive for the UK Constitutional Law Blog. Since his decision to initiate it … Continue reading

January 21, 2015 · Leave a comment

Event: Sheffield Hallam Public Law conference, 25 March 2015

The inaugural Sheffield Hallam Public Law conference is on the 25 March 2015. The theme of the conference will be police accountability, with panel discussions considering the practical, academic, and … Continue reading

January 13, 2015 · Leave a comment

UKCLA membership 2015: please renew or join

The online store is now open for 2015 membership. At the AGM last week, members voted to reduce the annual subscription for student members to £10; ordinary and associate membership … Continue reading

January 13, 2015 · 1 Comment