Should Seamus Woulfe resign from the Supreme Court?
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5.6 POLITICAL SCIENCE
In the midst of the extraordinary controversy surrounding Mr Justice Séamus Woulfe, the Supreme Court is currently the equivalent of a plane flying with one failed engine. It is important, in these remarkable circumstances, to bear in mind a fundamental principle of the Irish constitution set out in Article 6: "All powers of government, legislative, executive and judicial, derive, under God, from the people". The people are the ultimate arbiters of power, even over the judiciary.
Barry, B. (2020). Should Seamus Woulfe resign from the Supreme Court? RTE Brainnstorm, Updated / Tuesday, 10 Nov 2020 12:25