100 words 004

Democracy reigns supreme. Parliamentary democracy. Here’s a cartoon.

Eight out of eleven judges from the highest court in the UK voted that parliament must approve a decision. Supreme Court President Lord Neuberger said:

The UK’s constitutional arrangements require such changes to be clearly authorised by Parliament.

Tomorrow, I’ll be on a tour of the Supreme Court with a few of my work colleagues. A few facts:

  • Started work on 1 October 2009
  • It cannot overturn any primary legislation made by Parliament
  • Sir Peter Blake designed an abstract depiction of the four floral elements of the court’s badge, in use in the carpets

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