Matrix’s Legal Support Service provides a weekly round-up of Brexit-related links and news. Brexit and the UK constitution By a majority of 8-3, the Supreme Court holds that the Government cannot trigger notice to leave the EU under Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty without Parliament authorising that course by Act of Parliament. On the […]
Sir Paul Jenkins QC (Hon) discusses and comments on the historic judgment by the UK Supreme Court in R (Miller & Anor) v Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union & Ors  UKSC 5. The case involved 4 Matrix members acting for different claimant parties.
Matrix’s Legal Support Service provides a weekly round-up of Brexit-related links and news. Brexit and the UK constitution In her keynote speech, Theresa May confirmed that MPs and peers are to get a vote on the final Brexit deal. She also confirmed that Britain will leave the single market, and backed a “phased process of […]
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This article was originally posted on the UK Constitutional Law Association blog. The Government placed considerable reliance on the flexibility of the UK constitution in its appeal to the Supreme Court in Miller, urging that this flexibility be employed to take full account of the factual and political context of the Brexit referendum in determining […]