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Brexit: The court’s decision – the nature of democracy and the fundamental principle of Parliamentary sovereignty >

You will be well aware by now of the judgment of the Divisional Court handed down on Thursday 3 November in R (on the application of Miller and others) v Secretary of State for the Exiting of the EU [2016] EWHC 2768 (Admin). In its highly anticipated decision, the Court has resoundingly ruled that UK constitutional law requires the approval of Parliament before the Government can begin the formal process of leaving the EU. The constitutional and indeed political importance of this case cannot be underestimated.

Posted on 07 Nov 2016 in Brexit Briefcase Read More >