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Jeff King: What Next? Legislative Authority for Triggering Article 50

The Supreme Court judgment in Miller v Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union on the morning of 24 January 2017 made it clear that an Act of Parliament … Continue reading

January 24, 2017 · 12 Comments

The Editors: Blog on Holiday until the New Year

Dear readers, The editors would like to inform you that the Blog is on holiday until 9 January 2017 and we will only respond to submissions after that time.  A … Continue reading

December 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

Robert Craig: Miller: The Statutory Basis Argument – A Primer

This is a brief (1200 words brief) summary of the ‘statutory basis’ argument. This post responds directly to the fact that, in the Supreme Court case being heard today, Lord … Continue reading

December 5, 2016 · 22 Comments

Kieron Beal QC: The Taxing Issues arising in Miller

There have been a number of critical blogs on this website questioning the legal reasoning deployed by the Divisional Court in R (Miller and others) v. Secretary of State for … Continue reading

November 14, 2016 · 17 Comments

Keith Ewing: A Review of the Miller Decision

I Shortly after the referendum on 23 June, demands were made that continuing EU membership should now be considered by Parliament, with a view it seems to stop BREXIT happening, … Continue reading

November 10, 2016 · 12 Comments

Jeff King: What Next? Legislative Authority for Triggering Article 50

The High Court judgment in Miller v Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union last Thursday made it clear that an Act of Parliament is required for a notice … Continue reading

November 8, 2016 · 19 Comments

Robert Craig: Report of Proceedings: Miller v Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union, Day 3

Day 3 started at 10.30am on 18 October 2016. James Eadie QC continued his submissions followed by Jason Coppel QC for the Government. Lord Pannick then replied followed by Dominic … Continue reading

October 24, 2016 · 11 Comments