Professor Andrew Le Sueur on 'The Supreme Court: Separation of powers'
6 October 2009
Britain’s Supreme Court opened on Thursday, although unlike in the US, it will still have to retain close ties with Parliament, which itself is supreme. Legal experts have questioned how the Court will change understandings that have existed for centuries. One such understanding, points out Professor Le Sueur, is whether the Scottish legal system will refer to the Supreme Court, given it has a separate legal system. Read the full article in The Economist.