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Discriminatory succession requirements on the chopping block

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The Queen at Flitcham Primary School (REUTERS/Andrew Winning)

Two of the longest lasting and most controversial aspects of the British royal succession may soon be a thing of the past, if MP Evan Harris gets his way.  Christopher Hope, Whitehall editor of the Telegraph, ran a story last week that highlighted the Oxford West and Abingdon representative’s plans to propose changes to the constitutional requirements for becoming a monarch.

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Written by Ella

January 29, 2009 at 1:03 AM

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