24) The judge considered various cases affirming that issues relating to Canada's negotiation and compliance with treaties will be decided by the executive exercising the royal prerogative
If that manual is any example, it is simply a further attempt by the PMO/PCO to extend the PM's control over the personal prerogatives, as evidenced by its stating that while "Prorogation of Parliament is an exercise of the royal prerogative
In July 1996 the Royal Prerogative
was exercised and both men were released.
The erosion of the Royal Prerogative
in the United Kingdom is not new.
Governor General Lord Byng, exercising the royal prerogative
, denied the request of his Liberal Prime Minister, Mackenzie King to dissolve Parliament when facing certain defeat.
3) The Tories demanded that Lord Elgin use his royal prerogative
to sustain them in power, over the wishes of the legislature.
The July 2007 Governance green paper renounces the executive's royal prerogative
powers under which ministers exercise authority in the Queen's name without being obliged to consult Parliament or the public and pledges 'to limit its own power by placing the most important of these powers onto a more formal footing, conferring power on Parliament to determine how they are exercised in future' (Ministry of Justice, 2007a, 15).
Yesterday the Shields family was overjoyed as Lord Justice May and Mr Justice Maddison, sitting at the High Court in London, declared: "It is, in our judgement, open to the Secretary of State to entertain a request to exercise the royal prerogative
Justice Secretary Jack Straw said he lacked the power to exercise the royal prerogative
to grant Shields a free pardon because he had been sentenced abroad.
Justice Secretary Jack Straw was urged to exercise the royal prerogative
to grant Shields a free pardon, but Mr Straw argued he lacked the power because Shields had been sentenced abroad.
From the accession of James I in 1603 to the outbreak of civil war in 1642, the political controversies of this era came increasingly to appear as debates about the extent of the royal prerogative
Let's pray that when he visits the Queen at the palace on June 27, to offer his resignation Her Majesty uses her royal prerogative
to have him escorted to the Tower of London.