Law and Brexit

6 April 2017

This article considers some of the legal issues which will frame the Brexit negotiations. It examines who can trigger Article 50 in the light of the Supreme Court’s decision in Miller and whether the Article 50 process can be stopped. It also looks at the domestic side of the process of leaving the EU, considering some of the issues raised by the Great Repeal Bill.

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The views expressed in this research paper are those of the authors and not necessarily those of the UK in a Changing Europe initiative.

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