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Robert Craig: Triggering Article 50 Does not Require Fresh Legislation

Introduction Considerable public interest has recently been focused on the ‘trigger’ mechanism for exit from the EU which is set out in Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty. Expert opinion … Continue reading

July 8, 2016 · 26 Comments

Adam Tucker: Triggering Brexit: A Decision for the Government, but under Parliamentary Scrutiny

What more, if anything, is needed to translate the result of the referendum into actual exit from the European Union? This question, which hardly featured in public discussion before the … Continue reading

June 29, 2016 · 27 Comments