Breaking news: latest challenge to no-deal Brexit dismissed

Lord Pentland, sitting in the Outer House of the Court of Session, has dismissed the petition of Joanna Cherry QC MP and others to oblige the Prime Minister to seek a Brexit extension under the terms of the European Union (Withdrawal) (No. 2) Act 2019, passed with the intention of preventing the UK leaving the European Union without a deal on 31 October. Continue reading