So reads the headline of the article published in The Guardian newspaper on 25 October 2011 to mark the first two year of the Court’s existence.(Authors : Owen Bowcott and Maya Wolfe-Robinson). The article is freely available to read online.
Or you can just watch and listen to an 11 minute video of Owen Bowcott’s interviews with Supreme Court justices “about their decisions, their democratic credentials, and whether or not they represent modern British society.”
A few days earlier – in response to the announcement that Lord Phillips (the first president of the Supreme Court) would retire in summer 2012 – the BBC had down a quick sketch of the court and the sometimes contentious issue of Human Rights.