This LawMindMap covers key issues in the topic including:
- The theories of Aristotle, Montesquieu, Munro and Barendt
- Overlaps in competence in the judiciary (common law)
- Overlaps between the legislature (statute) and executive (delegated & prerogative)
- The statutes & conventions that relate to the separation of powers, including judicial independence, ministerial responsibility, s4 HRA 1998,political independence of judiciary, constitutional reform act 2005, as well as relevant judicial review case law.