On 23rd June 2016, Peter voted Remain and Adrian voted Leave (see his video here). In this video, Peter explains why Parliament should vote to decide whether we stay in the Single Market or not – regardless of leaving the EU.
On 23rd June 2016, Adrian voted Leave. In this video, Adrian explains that he didn’t vote to leave the EU only to give the Government a blank cheque in negotiations. He voted to make the UK’s Parliament sovereign, and that means giving it a vote on the single market.
Prime Minister Theresa May is set to deliver a Brexit speech tomorrow outlining her plans for Britain to leave the Single Market. Hard Brexit, it seems, is just around the corner. We can still stop this. Membership of the Single Market Treaty wasn’t on the ballot paper because Parliament did not intend it to be. […]
Single Market Justice’s Adrian Yalland appeared on The Week with Jonny Gould, on talkRADIO yesterday. Listen back (17.00-17.30) to Adrian’s case for keeping Britain in the Single Market, and why the referendum on leaving the EU did not include leaving the EEA. Listen here >>> Leave Campaigners: Join Our Campaign On 23rd June 2016, Adrian […]
1. The “EEA” (or as it is better known “the single market”) is not the same as the EU. It is not an EU institution, nor is it governed by the EU. Its policies are decided by a joint EU/EFTA council, policy disputes decided by the ECJ and trade disputes decided by the EFTA Court. […]
By Joshua Rozenberg QC originally published on Facebook The High Court has ordered an urgent hearing in the “Article 127” case that I discussed here last month: https://www.facebook.com/JoshuaRozenbergQC/posts/239852969769960 An application for permission to seek judicial review was lodged on 29 December. Having heard from one side only, Mr Justice Knowles refused the claimants permission a day later. […]
Four anonymous claimants allege that separate parliamentary approval is needed to quit the European Economic Area by Owen Bowcott, originally published in The Guardian A fresh set of legal challenges asserting that the UK will remain within the single market and the European Economic Area after Brexit have been lodged at the high court. A […]
By Mark Chandler originally published by The Evening Standard New legal challenges demanding Parliament has greater control over Brexit have been lodged at the High Court. Four anonymous claimants have joined a judicial review of the Government’s EU withdrawal plans, The Guardian reported. The claims, lodged in the names of people identified only as W, L, […]
By Tom Moseley originally published on the BBC It was the political word of 2016 – even before being repeatedly used by Donald Trump during his successful US presidential campaign. But Brexit was barely heard last time America elected a president in 2012. Here’s the story of its rise to prominence. Who coined the phrase? […]
By James Lansdale originally published on the BBC The government is facing a legal battle over whether the UK stays inside the single market after it has left the EU, the BBC has learned. Lawyers say uncertainty over the UK’s European Economic Area membership means ministers could be stopped from taking Britain out of the single […]