The House of Lords: in last week’s feature on the House of Lords, the case of R v Secretary of State for the Home Department, ex parte A was omitted from the table. Philip Sales of 11 King’s Bench Walk and Pushpinder Saini of Blackstone Chambers, instructed by the Treasury Solicitor, were the successful counsel for the appellant. Allan Levy QC of 17 Bedford Row and Victoria Maude of Bridewell Chambers were instructed by Mackesys for the respondent.