UK Constitutional Law Association

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Kasey McCall-Smith: The Realities of Being Global: Treaty Law and Brexit

Throughout the two years of Brexit debates following Article 50 notification, the UK Government and Parliament consistently have failed to recognise that even if EU law is no longer applicable … Continue reading

March 20, 2019 · Leave a comment

Weekly round-up of events

This week’s event announcements include: SLS Public Law Section, Call for Papers/Panels for 2019 SLS Annual Conference, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, 3-6 September 2019 Call for Papers, Annual Doctoral … Continue reading

March 15, 2019 · Leave a comment

Sam Fowles: Extending Article 50 – Key Legal Issues

With the second defeat of Theresa May’s Withdrawal Agreement, the subsequent vote to reject a “no-deal” Brexit, and the proposed votes today to extend the Art. 50 period, we must … Continue reading

March 14, 2019 · 4 Comments

Weekly round-up

This week’s announcement is below. ~~~ Call for Papers: EYCL (Vol 2) – The City in Constitutional Law The European Yearbook of Constitutional Law (EYCL) is pleased to announce a … Continue reading

March 8, 2019 · Leave a comment

Sean Molloy: A Note on: In the Matter of an Application by Geraldine Finucane for Judicial Review (Northern Ireland)

This post summarises and offers a brief analysis of the ruling on Geraldine Finucane’s application before the United Kingdom Supreme Court (UKSCt). The application concerned the British government’s decision not … Continue reading

March 6, 2019 · 1 Comment

Weekly round-up of events

This week’s announcement is below. ~~~ Call for Papers Durham Annual PGR Law Conference ‘Human Rights in a Changing Context’ 9-10 May 2019 The Centre for Ethics and Law of … Continue reading

March 1, 2019 · Leave a comment

Robert Craig: Why Royal Consent Is Required for the Proposed Article 50 Extension Bill

I wrote recently on this blog about the issue of Royal Assent. This post concerns the wholly separate issue of Royal Consent which is a requirement for those rare Bills … Continue reading

February 25, 2019 · 19 Comments