Tag Archives: Lord Lucas

That the noble Baroness be no longer heard

The power to silence a peer by moving the motion ‘That the noble lord be no longer heard’ is rarely used.   Peers are reluctant to use a device for silencing a fellow member.  However, it was employed yesterday on Report … Continue reading

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Another of those weeks

It has been another of those weeks, teaching, marking, being present for the Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill, and working on the draft report for the Public Administration Committee in the Commons.   Trying to juggle the tasks hasn’t always … Continue reading

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