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Video: Sir Leigh Lewis KCB - Prospects for a British Bill of Rights

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The Commission on a Bill of Rights was established in March 2011 and mandated to investigate the creation of a UK Bill of Rights which draws upon current ECHR obligations. On 18 December 2012, the Commission published its report. Seven of the nine committee members advocated the creation of a UK Bill of Rights, while the two dissenting members have voiced concerns that a Bill could be used as a means of decoupling the UK from the ECHR. The Commission’s Chair, Sir Leigh Lewis KCB, will discuss the report’s findings and likely impact.

"DEVO MORE" A MAJOR ALTERNATIVE TO SCOTTISH INDEPENDENCE BY ALAN TRENCH

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On Friday, IPPR are publishing a major paper of Dr Alan Trench (Honorary Senior Research Fellow at the Constitution Unit) setting out a model for enhanced financial devolution.  

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