Stephen Sedley: What will happen to the Law Lords?
16 September 1999
Show More The House of Lords: Its Parliamentary and Judicial Roles edited by Brice Dickson and Paul Carmichael.
Hart, 258 pp., £30, December 1998, 1 84113 020 6Show More
Constitutional Futures: A History of the Next Ten Years edited by Robert Hazell.
Oxford, 263 pp., £17.99, January 1999, 0 19 829801 3Show More
The Law and Parliament edited by Dawn Olivier and Gavin Drewry.
Butterworth, 219 pp., £15.95, September 1998, 0 406 98092 6Show More
Crown Powers: Subject and Citizens by Christopher Vincenzi.
Pinter, 343 pp., £47.50, April 1998, 1 85567 454 8Show More
“... and the task of composing one consensually becomes commensurately harder as devolution progresses. Christopher Vincenzi’s book joins the long line of hard looks at what can be regarded as either the most or the least significant part of the inherited constitution: the prerogative powers of the Crown. Seen as a residue occupying the few remaining spaces ...”