The former Attorney-General also touches on Johnson and the £350 million – “a subject best parked” – and a definitive treatise on nymphomania.
“The Government cannot trigger Article 50 without an Act of Parliament authorising it to do so.”
Lady Hale’s description of the Supreme Court as guardian of the constitution usurps Parliament’s primacy in that role.
We are not living in the United States, and must not allow judges to determine our future. The concluding piece in our mini-series on judicial power.
The Supreme Court’s most important constitutional law decision this year was dangerously wrong.
It’s crucial for the shared future of those who live in these islands that we should not Balkanise ourselves, in either structural terms or in our minds and hearts.