About The Election Law Channel

The Election Law Channel is dedicated to coverage of UK election law. The site contains unrivalled detailed of election law matters, explaining complex matters in plain English and the practical relevance of technical legal provisions.

The site is run by the same team who run Liberal Democrat Voice. The team includes Mark Pack, who is the co-author of two guides to election law and a former member of the Electoral Commission’s Political Parties Panel.

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Recent Comments

  • User AvatarMartin Pierce 21st Aug - 10:57am
    I haven't got a strong view about Scottish independence, other than that as a liberal I believe in self-determination and so if the will of...
  • User AvatarStephen Campbell 21st Aug - 10:25am
    Wow. That last paragraph truly is nothing more than an effort to bully/intimidate people into silence. Truly, in so many ways, the people at the...
  • User AvatarJo Shaw 21st Aug - 10:20am
    Of course the defence to an action for libel is that the statements are true. I look forward to any libel action therefore as the...
  • User AvatarSeth 21st Aug - 10:17am
    Bullying and intimidation of the very worst kind. So much for the part of the party constitution's preamble which pledges "We will at all times...
  • User AvatarEduardo Reyes 21st Aug - 10:12am
    The puzzling thing for me in all this is that the party's leadership, and people advising Lord Rennard, think that elaborate legal process is the...
  • User AvatarDenis 21st Aug - 10:09am
    Having spent a large chunk of my life helping to address the appalling situation created by the battling nationalisms within Ireland (now hopefully at last...