Constitutionalizing the Senate: A Modest Democratic Proposal[Record]

  • Joel I. Colón-Ríos and
  • Allan C. Hutchinson

Joel I. Colón-Ríos is Senior Lecturer at the Faculty of Law of Victoria University of Wellington. His most recent works explore different institutionalizations of judicial review of legislation, the theoretical basis of the doctrine of unconstitutional constitutional amendments, and the juridical implications of the theory of constituent power. He is the author of Weak Constitutionalism: Democratic Legitimacy and the Question of Constituent Power (Abingdon, UK: Routledge, 2012). Allan C. Hutchinson holds an LL.D. from the University of Manchester. He is a member of Gray’s Inn as well as LSUC, and has been a professor at Osgoode Hall Law School, York University since 1982. He is currently a Distinguished Research Professor at York University, has been elected to the Royal Society of Canada, and was awarded the York University-wide Teaching Award. He is a legal theorist of international repute. He has published or edited twenty books, including The Province of Jurisprudence Democratized, Evolution and The Common Law, and Is Eating People Wrong?: Leading Cases and The Common Law. We are grateful to Richard Albert, Ben Berger, Robert Leckey, Stacey Douglas, and Richard Haigh for their useful comments and critiques.

Citation: (2015) 60:4 McGill LJ 599

Référence : (2015) 60 : 4 RD McGill 599