Morrison’s rule by ‘Henry VIII’ clauses

During Covid-19, the government has been increasingly using legislative powers to bypass the parliament. So-called ‘Henry VIII’ clauses mean some of these laws cannot be amended or overturned.    Guest: Chief political correspondent for The Saturday Paper Karen Middleton. Background reading: Morrison ruling by ‘Henry VIII’ clauses in The Saturday Paper The Saturday Paper The Monthly For more information on today’s episode, visit See for privacy and opt-out information.

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