MPs vote to keep ban on a Roman Catholic monarch
AN ATTEMPT to remove the ban that prevents Roman Catholics fromsucceeding to the throne has been rejected by MPs.
During a debate in the Commons on Monday, Jacob Rees-Mogg(Conservative, North East Somerset) moved a new clause to theSuccession to the Crown Bill (News, 25 January). The Bill would have removed thedisqualification on any person "not joining in communion with theChurch of England", and would ...
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