Ministers should avoid sweeping changes and primary legislation, but there are a number of careful reforms to be made to address problems highlighted by Brexit.
Posts by Sir Stephen Laws
Sir Stephen Laws QC is a Senior Research Fellow at Policy Exchange and was First Parliamentary Counsel from 2006-12.Follow @
The Speaker has manipulated of the rules for a political objective, but the Government has been denied the opportunity to respond proportionately in kind.
Stephen Laws: Leave politics to the politicians – and don’t drag the Queen or the courts into the Brexit endgame
Ultimately, all these questions are intensely political questions on which only the electorate can make a judgement – and now probably only in retrospect.
Stephen Laws: How attempts to postpone Brexit could create a constitutional crisis – and drag the Queen into it
Could the Government reassert its wrongly denied constitutional veto on such a Bill by advising the Monarch not to grant it Royal Assent?