By Alex Deane, Charles Banner; Foreword by Hon. Michael Beloff QC
On 12 June 2003, a press release on a Cabinet reshuffle declared as a footnote that the Office of Lord Chancellor was to be abolished and that a new Supreme Court would replace the House of Lords as the Highest court in the UK.
Off With Their Wigs!: Judicial Revolution in Modern Britain seeks the views of constitutional experts in a critical analysis of the Government’s plans, including their desired abolition of the QC system.