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Britain's government intervened Monday to try and save the tradition of printing all laws on vellum made of animal skin, which dates back beyond the Magna Carta but is under threat to cut costs.Paul Wright, general manager of William Cowley, Britain's last remaining vellum maker and parliament's supplier, welcomed the intervention. He argued that printing laws on vellum lent them a greater sense of gravity, giving the example of the result of Britain's looming referendum on whether to leave the EU.
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