The Paradox of Sovereignty: Jackson and the Hunt for a New Rule of Recognition?

Posted: 14 Oct 2007 Last revised: 24 Mar 2014

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James Allan

The University of Queensland - T.C. Beirne School of Law

Abstract

In this article the author considers the paradox of parliamentary sovereignty with explicit reference to the House of Lords foxhunting case of Jackson. He argues for how the paradox can be resolved.

Keywords: Jackson v Attorney-General, parliamentary sovereignty, foxhunting, House of Lords

Suggested Citation

Allan, James, The Paradox of Sovereignty: Jackson and the Hunt for a New Rule of Recognition?. King's Law Journal, Vol. 18, pp. 1-22, 2007; The University of Queensland TC Beirne School of Law Research Paper No. 07-23. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1019922

James Allan (Contact Author)

The University of Queensland - T.C. Beirne School of Law ( email )

The University of Queensland
St Lucia
4072 Brisbane, Queensland 4072
Australia

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