Category: Legal

R (Gina Miller) v The Prime Minister

An application for a judicial review of the decision to prorogue Parliament was made by Gina Miller and heard at the High Court in London on 6 September 2019. The judgement was published on 11 September 2019. R (Gina Miller) v The Prime Minister [2019] EWHC 2381 https://www.judiciary.uk/judgments/press-statement-gina-miller-v-the-prime-minister-others/ The court concluded that the claim, that […]

Brexit Secretary signs order to scrap 1972 Brussels Act

The Government has signed into law legislation to repeal the Act of Parliament which set in stone Britain’s EU (EEC) membership in 1972. https://www.gov.uk/government/news/brexit-secretary-signs-order-to-scrap-1972-brussels-act-ending-all-eu-law-in-the-uk The 1972 Act is the vehicle that sees regulations flow into UK law directly from the EU’s lawmaking bodies in Brussels. The announcement of the Act’s repeal marks a historic step […]