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Year of English Civil War (End)


Ended in early 50's

When was US Constitution written?


18th Century

1st French Constitution


Late 18th Century

PM not being a member of House Of Lords is an example of...

Constitutional Convention


Explain Custom in the Constitution

Keeps structure of private law that was established years ago & allows courts to enforce it maintaining tradition

Private Law and Monarch

Why are Constitutional conventions important?

Allows those in the political world to have structure by allowing them to understand practices and certain habits

Political World

What do Books of authority do?

Allows courts to understand certain laws of their time and see which are no longer in effect. Also shows when a law has been changed and ways to enforce it.

Relative law changes