Comments: more on today's Lords debate

Praise be to God that we are seeing co-operative wisdom. One of the consequences of being an Aussie is an awareness of how a bill created with the best of intentions by a moderate government can be turned into a weapon by less scrupulous elements years later. Australia's original Queensland gerrymander laws springs to mind.

Posted by Cheryl Clough at Saturday, 13 May 2006 at 10:06am BST
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