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‘Overturning EU referendum': Lawsuit over BoJo's suspension of Parliament aims to thwart Brexit

Posted On: Sep 12, 2019   |   Posted By: RT

‘Overturning EU referendum': Lawsuit over BoJo's suspension of Parliament aims to thwart Brexit

A challenge to the legality of PM Boris Johnson's decision to suspend Parliament in the UK's top courts is fundamentally about a group of British MPs reversing the result of the 2016 EU referendum, a Brexit analyst has told RT.
Alastair Donald, associate director of the Academy of Ideas, believes the court case against Johnson's prorogation shows that pro-EU MPs who are upset at the prospect of the UK leaving the bloc are desperate to thwart the “democratic decision” of the British people.
Donald is also a contributor for BrexitCentral , an organization that is “unapologetically optimistic” about a post-Brexit Britain. He hit out at the decision made by the Scottish Court of Session on Wednesday that ruled Johnson's prorogation of Parliament was “unlawful.”
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