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David Mead: Public Law Current Survey (Nov 2016 – Jan 2017)

Editors’ note: The Public Law Current Survey was originally published in Public Law and is reprinted here with the generous permission of that journal. (This survey covers the three-month period … Continue reading

March 28, 2017 · Leave a comment

Tarunabh Khaitan: Giving up on (Indirect) Discrimination Law

Some readers might be surprised if told that one of the most significant cases on discrimination law generally, and race discrimination in particular, is likely to be decided by the … Continue reading

March 13, 2017 · 4 Comments

Jeff King: What Next? Legislative Authority for Triggering Article 50

The Supreme Court judgment in Miller v Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union on the morning of 24 January 2017 made it clear that an Act of Parliament … Continue reading

January 24, 2017 · 12 Comments

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

Robert Craig: Miller: The Statutory Basis Argument – A Primer

This is a brief (1200 words brief) summary of the ‘statutory basis’ argument. This post responds directly to the fact that, in the Supreme Court case being heard today, Lord … Continue reading

December 5, 2016 · 22 Comments

Kieron Beal QC: The Taxing Issues arising in Miller

There have been a number of critical blogs on this website questioning the legal reasoning deployed by the Divisional Court in R (Miller and others) v. Secretary of State for … Continue reading

November 14, 2016 · 17 Comments

Keith Ewing: A Review of the Miller Decision

I Shortly after the referendum on 23 June, demands were made that continuing EU membership should now be considered by Parliament, with a view it seems to stop BREXIT happening, … Continue reading

November 10, 2016 · 12 Comments