The last Lord Chancellor
handled it neatly, when, correcting Mr.
I had come to the conclusion by this time that none of the party(except, for a few moments, the Lord Chancellor
) was in the least able to see me.
"But, my Lord, if the Lord Chancellor
interrogates me upon the motives which may have led your Grace to adopt such an extraordinary measure, what shall I reply?"
"Now we hear that the Lord Chancellor
wants to meet us to express her sympathy but she has said she cannot interfere with the independent Legal Aid Agency (LAA) which has our application.
Ms Truss told the dozens of judges and lawyers in attendance: "It is a privilege and an honour for me to have been sworn in today as the first woman Lord Chancellor
Andrea Minichiello Williams, chief executive of the Christian Legal Centre which is supporting him, said: "He has made the decision to sue the Lord Chancellor
for removing him from the bench."
The Judicial Communications Office said: "The Lord Chief Justice and Lord Chancellor
take any conviction for a drink-driving offence very seriously.
Lord Falconer, Former Lord Chancellor
of the UK, Speaks at a Breakfast Seminar Held at DIFC
Under the proposed changes, any ex-premier or lord chancellor
- currently on pounds 104,386 a year - would not receive any pension until the age of 65.
"The Lord Chancellor
has agreed and will advise Mr Burgess of the candidate in due course."
Lord Falconer, the present Lord Chancellor
, could not be bothered to dress up in a frock coat and a wig and oversee the afternoon debates.