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Lord Garnier QC, Martin Howe, QC  and Professor Richard Ekins will discuss the constitutional issues raised by the events of the autumn of 2019 at a dinner in the Carlton Club on 13th November

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DINNER: Constitutional issues – Autumn 2019

Martin Howe QC argues powerfully that the United Kingdom’s unwritten constitution has been subjected to severe strain during the Brexit process

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PAPER: We Need a ‘Restoration of the Constitution Bill

A scholarship of £5,000 will be awarded for a six-month period to a candidate and who wants to engage with topical  issues relating to law reform, the constitution and the rule of law.


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ANNOUNCEMENT: 4th Lyell Scholarship

Lord Sandhurst QC writes a personal view on the Supreme Court's decision on the prorogation.

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