Politics > Scotland

Boris Johnson's lawyer says PM will ask Queen to recall Parliament if he loses Brexit case

8 monthes ago   |   By Daily Mail

Lord Keen QC, Advocate General for Scotland, made the admission while being grilled by the 11 Supreme Court judges who will have the final say on whether Mr Johnson broke the law.
Read more ...

 

Why the Supreme Court's Brexit case is so crucial

Why the Supreme Court's Brexit case is so crucial

8 monthes ago   |   By The Spectator

The opening session of the epic Supreme Court hearing into whether Boris Johnson misled the Queen and broke the law...
Read more ...

 

Supreme Court Brexit case: Boris Johnson's defence for prorogation

Supreme Court Brexit case: Boris Johnson's defence for prorogation

8 monthes ago   |   By The Week

Description
The Supreme Court challenge over the suspension of Parliament begins
Alt Text
Supreme Court
Panel of 11 judges are hearing arguments for and against suspending Parliament
In Depth
Tuesday, September 17, 2019 - 1:34pm
The legality of Boris Johnson's decision to suspend Parliament is being examined by 11 judges in the Supreme Court this week.
The opening arguments have begun today, with the case expected to run until Thursday.
The number of judges hearing the case was increased from nine last week in a decision that highlights “its constitutional significance and may indicate how...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Scotland      Brexit      Law      Parliaments      The Queen      Coffee House      BCH      Prorogue Parliament      Supreme Court      Ireland      Northern Ireland      Running      Politics  


Newslinks for Friday 30th May 2020

Newslinks for Friday 30th May 2020

Whistleblower ‘exposes ‘test and trace' shambles' “With great fanfare, Boris Johnson last week announced a ‘world beating' army of contact tracers whose job is to stop... Read more ...

Our survey. Seven out of ten Tory members back Cummings

Our survey. Seven out of ten Tory members back Cummings

Our members panel has a good record as a snapshot of Party activist opinion. During last year's leadership election, it was within a single point, as the ballot papers were... Read more ...

'National scandal!' Nicola Sturgeon ordered to come clean over Scotland...

'National scandal!' Nicola Sturgeon ordered to come clean over Scotland COVID-19 outbreak

FEARS are increasing that a cover up by Nicola Sturgeon and her SNP government in Scotland could have allowed the coronavirus epidemic to have spread across the UK. Read more ...

MPs to ditch £4bn move to allow builders in Parliament as UK battles...

MPs to ditch £4bn move to allow builders in Parliament as UK battles coronavirus debt

THE £4 billion plans to move MPs out of Parliament to allow the refurbishment of the Palace of Westminster are on the verge of being ditched. Read more ...

Boris Johnson given grave warning as UK faces income tax, national insurance...

Boris Johnson given grave warning as UK faces income tax, national insurance AND VAT rise

BORIS Johnson has been warned that if he reneges on his election pledge to rule out raising personal taxes he will damage both the economy and public trust in his government. Read more ...

UK risks giving China power to BRAINWASH Britons as calls grow to shut down...

UK risks giving China power to BRAINWASH Britons as calls grow to shut down state TV

A FORMER security minister has warned that if the English language version of Chinese state television is allowed to continue to operate from Britain it risks radicalising... Read more ...

‘Move faster!' UK piles pressure on EU with new Brexit deadline telling...

‘Move faster!' UK piles pressure on EU with new Brexit deadline telling leaders ‘GET REAL'

THE EU has been warned that if it continues to drag its feet over the Brexit talks then the UK will walk away in September without a trade or security deal. Read more ...

Boris Johnson's new role: Weight-watcher in chief

Boris Johnson's new role: Weight-watcher in chief

LONDON - Boris Johnson's post-pandemic challenge? Make Britain healthy again. After his near-fatal bout of COVID-19, the U.K. prime minister underwent a Damascene conversion... Read more ...

WATCH: Dowden on the return of live sport from Monday at the earliest

WATCH: Dowden on the return of live sport from Monday at the earliest

WATCH LIVE: coronavirus press conference . Speakers: OliverDowden , Secretary of State DCMS Prof Jonathan Van-Tam, Deputy Chief Medical Officer - UK Prime Minister May 30, 2020 Read more ...

Michel Barnier says British 'don't understand' in spiteful rant 'Brexit has...

Michel Barnier says British 'don't understand' in spiteful rant 'Brexit has consequences'

MICHEL BARNIER has continued his war of words with the UK over a post-Brexit trade deal ahead of the next round of crucial negotiations. Read more ...