THE PROROGATION OF PARLIAMENT: MILLER AND CHERRY AND THE SUPREME COURT

The Courtroom, Jenny lind Building, Farrier St, Worcester WR1 3BB

A close up picture of the crest in the University of Worcester law Court

Chair: Bill Davies, HH Toby Hooper QC, Chris Monaghan and Josie Kemeys.

The Supreme Court’s decision in R (Miller) v The Prime Minister and Cherry and others v Advocate General for Scotland [2019] UKSC 41 is a legal landmark in its approach to judicial scrutiny of the prerogative power to prorogue Parliament. Join us for a panel discussion at the University of Worcester, where we will explore the decision and consider why it has attracted such attention from legal and political commentators.

The Panel:

Bill Davies is Head of the School of Law at the University of Worcester.

HH Toby Hooper QC is a retired Circuit Judge and Fellow of the University of Worcester.

Chris Monaghan is a Senior Lecturer in Law at the University of Worcester.

Josie Kemeys is a Lecturer in Law at the University of Worcester.

 

To attend this event please contact: Chris Monaghan

by telephone: 01905 542884 

or email: c.monaghan@worc.ac.uk