Month: July 1971

Memorandum to File – Patriation of the Constitution: Ministerial Discussions in London, May 16th 1971

Click here to view the original document (PDF). July 5, 1971. MEMORANDUM TO FILE Patriation of the Constitution: Ministerial Discussion in London, May 26th, 1971. A meeting was held at Lancaster House, London, on the morning of Wednesday, May 26th. Those present on behalf of the British government were The Right Honourable Sir Peter Rawlinson, Attorney General; Sir John Fiennes, Chief Parliamentary Counsel; Messrs. C. Lush and A. Rushford from the Foreign and Commenwealth Office; and Mr. A. de Winton of the Attorney General’s office. Those present on behalf of… Read more Memorandum to File – Patriation of the Constitution: Ministerial Discussions in London, May 16th 1971