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Privilege and Scandal

Janet Gleeson

Privilege and Scandal

The Remarkable Life of Harriet Spencer, Sister of Georgiana

by Janet Gleeson

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Published by Three Rivers Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Royalty,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Royalty,
  • Biography / Autobiography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages448
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9636724M
    ISBN 100307381986
    ISBN 109780307381989
    OCLC/WorldCa178277595

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It says that a member may, with the consent of the Speaker or the Chairperson, raise a question involving a breach of privilege either of a member or of the House or of a committee thereof.