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  • Conservative Home: Cox is out of line with Downing Street on the backstop


    Viewable only on Library premises Comments on Geoffrey Cox's claim that the Irish Backstop ... Archived date: 2019-03-13 https://www.conservativehome.com/thetorydiary/2019/03/cox-is-out-of-line-with-downing-street-on-the-backstop.html
  • Conservative Home: Daniel Hannan: How to keep our pledges to the EU nationals who live here


    Viewable only on Library premises The fact that some European citizens feel rejected, or ev... Archived date: 2019-09-07 https://www.conservativehome.com/thecolumnists/2019/09/daniel-hannan-how-to-keep-our-pledges-to-eu-nationals-in-britain.html
  • Conservative Home: Fact-checking the dubious Withdrawal Agreement arguments being put to MPs


    Viewable only on Library premises Leaving the EU on 29th March 2019 (deal or no deal) is au... Archived date: 2018-11-29 https://www.conservativehome.com/platform/2018/11/anna-bailey-and-sir-richard-aikens-fact-checking-the-dubious-withdrawal-agreement-arguments-being-put-to-mps.html
  • Conservative Home: From an analysis of the Withdrawal Agreement text: May?s broken promises on the ECJ, the backstop, customs ? and dividing the UK


    Viewable only on Library premises Archived date: 2018-11-20 https://www.conservativehome.com/parliament/2018/11/from-an-analysis-of-the-deals-text-mays-broken-promises-on-the-ecj-the-backstop-customs-and-dividing-the-uk.html
  • Conservative Home: From an analysis of the Withdrawal Agreement?s text: How the Irish protocol would separate Great Britain from Northern Ireland.


    Viewable only on Library premises The Irish Protocol is an integral part of the draft EU Wi... Archived date: 2018-11-20 https://www.conservativehome.com/parliament/2018/11/from-an-analysis-of-the-texts-deal-the-irish-protocol-would-separate-great-britain-from-northern-ireland-parts-of-it-may-be-illegal.html
  • Conservative Home: Graham Brady: My amendment is still the best way to ensure that we get a proper Brexit


    Viewable only on Library premises Calls on the Conservative Party to be prepared to comprom... Archived date: 2019-01-31 https://www.conservativehome.com/platform/2019/01/graham-brady-my-amendment-is-still-the-best-way-to-ensure-that-we-get-a-proper-brexit.html
  • Conservative Home: Henry Newman and Guglielmo Verdirame: It?s unlikely the backstop will be scrapped. But supplementing it can win what we want.


    Viewable only on Library premises Replacing the entire Irish backstop was something the EU ... Archived date: 2019-01-31 https://www.conservativehome.com/platform/2019/01/henry-newman-and-guglielmo-verdirame-its-unlikely-the-backstop-will-be-scrapped-but-supplementing-it-can-win-what-we-want.html
  • Conservative Home: If judges are seen to become political actors, corrosive media attention will surely follow


    Viewable only on Library premises There is a strong probability that if the judges do end ... Archived date: 2019-09-15 https://www.conservativehome.com/thetorydiary/2019/09/brexit-once-again-puts-a-spotlight-on-the-role-of-the-courts-in-our-politics.html
  • Conservative Home: Johnson?s prosecution is just the latest push in a long campaign of Remainer lawfare


    Viewable only on Library premises The private prosecution of Boris Johnson for misconduct i... Archived date: 2019-06-02 https://www.conservativehome.com/thetorydiary/2019/05/johnsons-prosecution-is-just-the-latest-push-in-a-long-campaign-of-remainer-lawfare.html
  • Conservative Home: Jonathan Clark: It may not happen ? but we should prepare for a constitutional crisis this autumn


    Viewable only on Library premises In a divided Commons, a new Prime Minister could seek to ... Archived date: 2019-05-30 https://www.conservativehome.com/platform/2019/05/jonathan-clark-it-may-not-happen-but-we-should-prepare-for-a-constitutional-crisis-this-autumn.html
  • Conservative Home: Martin Howe: It is far better to risk extending Article 50 than to accept May?s bad deal


    Viewable only on Library premises A long extension of Article 50 for 21 months would have t... Archived date: 2019-03-07 https://www.conservativehome.com/platform/2019/03/martin-howe-it-is-far-better-to-risk-extending-article-50-than-to-accept-mays-bad-deal.html
  • Conservative Home: Navigating the EU Withdrawal Bill through unamended without a majority is nightmarish ? but possible


    Viewable only on Library premises Comments on the difficulties the government faces getting... Archived date: 2018-06-14 https://www.conservativehome.com/thecolumnists/2018/06/henry-newman-navigating-the-withdrawal-bill-through-unamended-without-a-majority-is-nightmarish-but-possible.html
  • Conservative Home: Sheila Lawlor: Even with an exit clause from the backstop, this deal would be unacceptable


    Viewable only on Library premises Points out that, under Theresa May's withdrawal agreement... Archived date: 2018-12-18 https://www.conservativehome.com/platform/2018/12/sheila-lawlor-even-with-an-exit-clause-from-the-backstop-this-deal-would-be-unacceptable.html
  • Conservative Home: Stephen Laws: Why the Supreme Court ruling is a recipe for constitutional conflict


    Viewable only on Library premises If the incumbent Prime Minister does not have the support... Archived date: 2019-09-27 https://www.conservativehome.com/platform/2019/09/stephen-laws-why-todays-supreme-courts-ruling-is-a-recipe-for-constitutional-conflict.html
  • Conservative Home: Suella Braverman: People we elect must take back control from people we don?t. Who include the judges.


    Viewable only on Library premises Courts should operate to curb abuse of power by governmen... Archived date: 2020-01-29 https://www.conservativehome.com/platform/2020/01/suella-braverman-people-we-elect-must-take-back-control-from-people-we-dont-who-include-the-judges.html
  • Conservative Home: The Government?s White Paper plan would not free us from the European Court of Justice


    Viewable only on Library premises Points out that the European Court of Justice would still... Archived date: 2018-07-15 https://www.conservativehome.com/thetorydiary/2018/07/the-governments-white-paper-plan-would-not-free-us-from-the-european-court-of-justice.html
  • Conservative Home: The Lords? amendments are legally unnecessary and economically counter-productive


    Viewable only on Library premises The Lords? amendments to the EU Withdrawal Bill are based... Archived date: 2018-06-21 https://www.conservativehome.com/thinktankcentral/2018/06/sheila-lawlor-the-lords-amendments-are-legally-unnecessary-and-economically-counter-productive.html
  • Conservative Home: The Vienna Convention is a very, very slender ladder down which to retreat


    Viewable only on Library premises Is scepticall about the Attorney General?s new proposal t... Archived date: 2019-03-18 https://www.conservativehome.com/thetorydiary/2019/03/the-vienna-convention-is-a-very-very-slender-ladder-down-which-to-retreat.html
  • Conservative Home: The real meaning of the meaningful vote


    Viewable only on Library premises Giving Parliament a legal entitlement to a "meaningful vo... Archived date: 2018-06-14 https://www.conservativehome.com/thetorydiary/2018/06/the-real-meaning-of-the-meaningful-vote.html
  • Conservatives Immigration Bill Survey


    Viewable only on Library premises Immigration Bill survey from the Conservative Party Archived date: 2020-06-09 https://action.conservatives.com/immigration-bill-survey/
  • Constitution Unit Blog, The


    Viewable only on Library premises The Constitution Unit in the Department of Political Scie... Archived date: 2018-08-13 https://constitution-unit.com/
  • Constitutional Reform Group (CRG)


    Viewable only on Library premises The Constitution Reform Group, convened by former Conserv... Archived date: 2017-03-01 http://www.constitutionreformgroup.co.uk/
  • Court of Session (Inner): Summaries of Opinions: Joanna Cherry QC MP and others for Judicial Review


    Viewable only on Library premises The Inner House of the Court of Session ruled that the Pr... Archived date: 2019-09-15 http://www.scotland-judiciary.org.uk/9/2261/Joanna-Cherry-QC-MP-and-others-for-Judicial-Review
  • Court of Session Outer House: Opinion of Lord Doherty


    Viewable only on Library premises Lord Doherty's opinion rejecting a petition by 75 parliam... Archived date: 2019-09-08 https://www.scotcourts.gov.uk/docs/default-source/cos-general-docs/pdf-docs-for-opinions/2019csoh70.pdf?sfvrsn=0
  • Court of Session Outer House: Opinion of Lord Pentland in the Petition of Jolyon Maugham for Suspension and Interdict


    Lord Pentland rejects pro-remain Jolyon Maugham's petitio... Archived date: 2019-10-24 http://www.scotcourts.gov.uk/docs/default-source/cos-general-docs/pdf-docs-for-opinions/2019csoh80.pdf
  • Court of Session, Inner House: Decision of the Court in the Petition of Dale Vince and Others against the Advocate General


    Viewable only on Library premises Judges delayed a decision on whether Boris Johnson should... Archived date: 2019-10-11 https://www.scotcourts.gov.uk/docs/default-source/cos-general-docs/pdf-docs-for-opinions/2019csih51.pdf
  • Court of Session, Outer House: Opinion of Lord Pentland in the Petition of (1) Dale Vince OBE; Jolyon Maugham, QC; and Joanna Cherry, MP, QC against the Right Honourable Boris Johnson and the Lord Keen of Elie


    Lord Pentland refused the petition to issue an order comp... Archived date: 2019-10-11 http://www.scotcourts.gov.uk/docs/default-source/cos-general-docs/pdf-docs-for-opinions/2019csoh77.pdf
  • Court of Session: OPINION OF LORD CARLOWAY, the LORD PRESIDENT in the reclaiming motion by ANDY WIGHTMAN MSP AND OTHERS against SECRETARY OF STATE FOR EXITING THE EUROPEAN UNION


    Judgment refers the question of whether MPs can vote to s... Archived date: 2018-09-23 http://www.scotcourts.gov.uk/docs/default-source/cos-general-docs/pdf-docs-for-opinions/2018csih62.pdf
  • Court of Session: Opinion of Lord Doherty


    Viewable only on Library premises Lord Doherty refused to order a temporary halt to Boris J... Archived date: 2019-09-01 https://www.scotcourts.gov.uk/docs/default-source/cos-general-docs/pdf-docs-for-opinions/2019csoh68.pdf?sfvrsn=0
  • Cripps: Blog. Brexit


    Viewable only on Library premises Law firm Archived date: 2016-11-08 http://www.cripps.co.uk/blog/brexit/
  • Crowdfunder: BrexitJusticeProsecution(BallVJohnson)


    Viewable only on Library premises Crowdfunder page to support Prosecution of Mr Boris Johns... Archived date: 2019-05-31 https://www.crowdfunder.co.uk/brexitjusticeprosecution
  • DELI Blog


    Viewable only on Library premises Archived date: 2018-03-14 https://delilawblog.wordpress.com/
  • Daily Express: 'GOOD NEWS!' Farage joyous as latest Brexit legal challenge BLOCKED by High Court


    Viewable only on Library premises THE High Court has blocked the latest legal bid to tie th... Archived date: 2017-02-08 http://www.express.co.uk/news/politics/762659/brexit-high-court-legal-challenge-adrian-yalland-peter-wilding
  • Daily Mail, The: ANDREW PIERCE : How the preening Rumpole of the Commons Geoffrey Cox sank the prime minister's Brexit deal with just five deadly words


    Viewable only on Library premises Attacks Attorney General Geoffrey Cox for refusing to cha... Archived date: 2019-03-15 https://www.dailymail.co.uk/debate/article-6802171/ANDREW-PIERCE-Geoffrey-Cox-sank-prime-ministers-Brexit-deal.html
  • Daily Mail, The: As John McDonnell proposes a revolutionary coup against Boris Johnson, ROBERT HARDMAN asks: What WOULD happen if Jeremy Corbyn took a cab to see the Queen to tell her he's taking over?


    Viewable only on Library premises Points out that, if Boris Johnson lost a vote of confiden... Archived date: 2019-08-12 https://www.dailymail.co.uk/debate/article-7339173/ROBERT-HARDMAN-asks-happen-Corbyn-took-cab-tell-Queen-hes-taking-over.html
  • Daily Mail, The: Attorney General Geoffrey Cox denies he has 'abandoned plans to secure time limit for Irish backstop' calling the claims 'misunderstood fag ends dressed up as facts' as he heads back to EU talks TOMORROW


    Viewable only on Library premises Attorney General Geoffrey Cox denied he had given up hope... Archived date: 2019-03-07 https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-6769571/Geoffrey-Cox-denies-abandoned-plans-secure-time-limit-Irish-backstop.html
  • Daily Mail, The: I fought heart and soul for Remain. But we Lords must NOT defy the people's will


    Viewable only on Library premises Lord Blunkett calls on the Lords not to block the Brexit ... Archived date: 2017-02-25 http://www.dailymail.co.uk/debate/article-4243982/DAVID-BLUNKETT-Lords-NOT-defy-people-s-will.html
  • Daily Mail, The: JACOB REES-MOGG: Why I WOULD be delighted to back Theresa... and all it takes is the tiniest of tweaks to the Irish backstop


    Viewable only on Library premises Says he would support Theresa May's Brexit deal if a lega... Archived date: 2019-03-02 https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-6753313/JACOB-REES-MOGG-delighted-Theresa-Irish-backstop-tiny-tweak.html
  • Daily Mail, The: New Brexit legal threat amid claims UK faces paying billions of pounds in damages to investors for leaving EU single market


    Viewable only on Library premises Lawyers warned that investors could make huge claims if U... Archived date: 2017-06-27 http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-4631992/UK-faces-paying-damages-leaving-EU-single-market.html
  • Daily Mail, The: STEPHEN GLOVER: Putting Boris in the dock over his EU claims isn't just dotty. It's a deeply sinister attack on our freedoms


    Viewable only on Library premises Comments on the politically motivated private prosecution... Archived date: 2019-05-31 https://www.dailymail.co.uk/debate/article-7084113/STEPHEN-GLOVER-politician-tells-whopper-taken-court.html
  • Daily Mail, The: STEPHEN GLOVER: What next, M'luds? Call the Queen as a witness - and ask if a Mr Boris Johnson cruelly tricked her?


    Viewable only on Library premises Comments on the ruling by three Scottish judges that Bori... Archived date: 2019-09-17 https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-7454127/STEPHEN-GLOVER-Call-Queen-witness-ask-Mr-Johnson-cruelly-tricked-her.html
  • Daily Mail, The: STEPHEN GLOVER: Why in God's name is former Tory PM Sir John Major trying to disgrace a serving one?


    Viewable only on Library premises Accuses John Major of hypocrisy in taking legal action ag... Archived date: 2019-09-20 https://www.dailymail.co.uk/debate/article-7474855/STEPHEN-GLOVER-Gods-former-Tory-PM-Sir-John-Major-trying-disgrace-serving-one.html
  • Daily Mail, The: The Judges and the people


    Viewable only on Library premises A decision by the Supreme Court against the Government?s ... Archived date: 2016-12-23 http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3995754/The-judges-people-week-11-unaccountable-individuals-consider-case-help-thwart-majority-Brexit-Mail-makes-no-apology-revealing-views-links-Europe.html
  • Daily Mail, The: Why it's crucial that the judges who could decide the fate of Brexit ARE scrutinised


    Viewable only on Library premises Archived date: 2016-12-08 http://www.dailymail.co.uk/debate/article-4007894/IAIN-DUNCAN-SMITH-s-crucial-judges-decide-fate-Brexit-scrutinised.html
  • Danielle Cohen UK Immigration Solicitors: In Sickness and in Health, post-Brexit


    Viewable only on Library premises A blog post about how EU citizens can apply for permanent... Archived date: 2017-02-17 https://www.daniellecohenimmigration.com/self-sufficiency-brexit/
  • David Davies and Theresa May: Brexit and employment law


    Viewable only on Library premises David Davies has suggested that there may not be signific... Archived date: 2016-10-15 http://www.doyleclayton.co.uk/blog/posts/david-davies-and-theresa-may-brexit-and-employment-law
  • Delivering for Scotland: Guide to Brexit


    Viewable only on Library premises The UK Government's guide to Brexit for Scotland Archived date: 2018-05-16 https://www.deliveringforscotland.gov.uk/scotland-and-brexit/
  • Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy: Protecting and enhancing worker rights after the UK withdrawal from the European Union


    This document sets out draft legislation regarding worker... Archived date: 2019-03-15 https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/protecting-and-enhancing-worker-rights-after-the-uk-withdrawal-from-the-european-union
  • Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs: Draft Animal Welfare (Sentencing and Recognition of Sentience) Bill 2017


    Sets out the detail of laws the government plans to make,... Archived date: 2017-12-13 https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/draft-animal-welfare-sentencing-and-recognition-of-sentience-bill-2017
  • Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs: Environment Secretary publishes bill to strengthen animal welfare


    The Government has published a draft bill - Animal Welfar... Archived date: 2017-12-13 https://www.gov.uk/government/news/environment-secretary-publishes-bill-to-strengthen-animal-welfare