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Salisbury convention is far from clear on Brexit

The UK’s constitutional arrangements can appear unclear at the best of times, but a hung parliament has provoked a debate about whether the Lords will block Brexit. Open Europe’s Alex Greer examines the Salisbury convention and discusses the role it may play in the passage of legislation related to Brexit……

With the confidence and supply Agreement now formalised, including a specific promise from the DUP to support the Conservatives on Brexit legislation, it may be that the Lords now feel bound to allow legislation in these areas to pass.

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