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Brexit Hearing – Round 1

12-October-2016
12-October-2016 16:33
in Brexit
by Lawrence Power

The legal challenge to the manner in which the government intends to achieve ‘Brexit’ is to be heard by the Lord Chief Justice in the Queen’s Bench Division of the High Court on the 13 and 17 October.

It is anticipated that a reserved judgment will be delivered quickly by the court before an almost inevitable appeal to the Supreme Court is heard before Christmas.

A copy of the skeleton argument relied on by the Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union can be found here.