Legal & Constitutional
Transport secretary admits government can't recover Eurotunnel payout if no-deal Brexit is avoided
Department reports itself to Information Commissioner after hundreds of potential victims’ email addresses are wrongly shared
Former cabinet secretary also says Sir Mark Sedwill faces "mission impossible"
Interim secretariat of 16 civil servants won't fulfil all of planned regulator's functions, environment secretary tells MPs
As a director general at the Government Legal Department, Susanna McGibbon oversees legal services to a range of departments across Whitehall. She talks to Beckie Smith about her love of inquiries, government legal work in the public eye and life beyond Brexit
Report calls for 'complete rethink of the structure, funding and oversight of forensic science'
It may seem like Brexit has turned collective responsibility into an irrelevance, but has the image of shared cabinet deliberations ever been a reality? Using the Blair administration as a starting point, Jon Davis examines this crucial – but fraught – part of our governing system
Following late night meetings in Strasbourg, prime minister says the government has strengthened agreement to make clear the UK can’t remain in Irish backstop indefinitely
Employees sued after being told to sit assessment later found to be discriminatory if they wanted a promotion
Right to rent checks have “little to no effect” on controlling immigration, says judge in High Court case
Ex-government lawyer says government would have to have cleared “a very high bar in court” to defend no-deal Brexit ferry procurement
First minister Nicola Sturgeon says she “is absolutely determined to increase the number of people from ethnic minorities who work in the organisation”