UK Constitutional Law Association

affiliated to the International Association of Constitutional Law

Event: UK Quo Vadis? The EEA as a Workable Framework

You are cordially invited to the following event: UK Quo Vadis? The EEA as a Workable Framework Time/Date: 4:30pm-6pm, 3 February 2017 Location: Moot Court Room, School of Law, University … Continue reading

January 13, 2017 · 1 Comment

Anne Smith and Monica McWilliams: Now Is the Time to Re-open the Debate about Progressing the Northern Ireland Bill of Rights

Following the results of the Brexit referendum  in the UK and the Conservative’s plans both to replace the Human Rights Act with a British Bill of Rights and to withdraw … Continue reading

January 13, 2017 · 1 Comment

Mikolaj Barczentewicz: Uses and Misuses of the Rule of Recognition in Miller

The jurisprudential concept of the rule of recognition featured several times during the Miller hearings at the Supreme Court. In this short note, I discuss three uses of the concept … Continue reading

January 12, 2017 · 2 Comments

Christina Lienen: When Strasbourg Won’t Have It – Push for or Limitation of Common Law Constitutional Rights?

On 8 November 2016 the Grand Chamber of the European Court of Human Rights (‘ECtHR’) in Magyar Helsinki Bizottság v Hungary decided that Art 10 did indeed confer a right … Continue reading

January 10, 2017 · 1 Comment

The Editors: Blog on Holiday until the New Year

Dear readers, The editors would like to inform you that the Blog is on holiday until 9 January 2017 and we will only respond to submissions after that time.  A … Continue reading

December 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

UK Const. Law Association: AGM and Conference – 9 Jan 2017

UKCLA Conference Following the AGM on the 9th of January 2017 Haldane Room, Wilkins Building, University College London.       All UKCLA members are invited to a Round Table … Continue reading

December 22, 2016 · 1 Comment

Robert Craig: Report of Proceedings: Miller v Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union, Supreme Court, Day 4

Introduction This final summary post aims to set out the highlights of the Supreme Court (SC) hearing on Day 4 of the hearings in the Miller v Secretary of State … Continue reading

December 14, 2016 · 2 Comments