Theresa May

Where the shoe pinches

One year ago   |   By TLS

I was surprised that John Tasioulas simply repeated the fiction that the 2016 plebiscite was the largest democratic exercise etc. More votes were cast in the 1992 general election: 33,614,074. The 78 per cent turnout was also higher. This is important since the claim of “largest democratic exercise” has been turned into propaganda by the Brexiters.
I take issue also with his dismissal of the fact that the plebiscite, i.e. not a proper referendum, was advisory. Again this makes a difference. Joanna Cherry, QC brought a case, alleging that the Vote Leave campaign had been carried out...
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