Criticisms and failed constitutional reform

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  • Created on: 26-05-15 22:17
United Kingdom has been weakened.
Devolution.
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Conflict between senior judges and parliament.
The Human Rights Act and judicial independence.
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Rights aren’t properly protected.
Parliamentary sovereignty.
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Electoral reform failed.
No vote AV referendum.
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The House of Lords remains undemocratic.
No reform for electing Lords.
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Out of date.
Many argue UK constitution still needs to be codified.
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Executive is too strong and Parliament is too weak.
Government normally has a majority in the House of Commons.
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Conflict between senior judges and parliament.

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The Human Rights Act and judicial independence.

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Rights aren’t properly protected.

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Electoral reform failed.

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The House of Lords remains undemocratic.

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