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Anti-Brexit People’s Vote campaign in disarray as Labour MP goes rogue and puts down motion for second referendum

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Health News REMAINER ROW Anti-Brexit People’s Vote campaign in disarray as Labour MP goes rogue and puts down motion for second referendum Bosses from the People's Vote movement fear the measure has no chance of gaining support in the Commons By Steve Hawkes and Hugo Gye 7th February 2019, 4:20 pm Updated: 7th February 2019, 4:30 pm A LABOUR veteran who voted Leave plans to make a formal bid for a second referendum in the Commons next week. Roger Godsiff says it was only right that the public should have the “final say” on the Prime Minister’s deal when it is finalised. Alamy Live News 2 MPs may vote on a second Brexit referendum next week He will table an amendment to Theresa May’s "withdra...

Hated Brexit backstop is ILLEGAL under EU rules, top lawyers warn

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Hated Brexit backstop is ILLEGAL under EU rules, top lawyers warn Brexiteers described the latest analysis of the Northern Irish backstop as 'devastating' By Natasha Clark 34 35 pm THE hated Brexit backstop is ILLEGAL under EU rules, top lawyers have warned today. Brexiteers described the latest analysis of the Northern Irish backstop as "devastating" - as Theresa May fights with Brussels to get it ripped up. Alamy Live News 1 Brexit backstop could be illegal under EU law, experts have claimed MPs threw out her Brexit deal last month mainly over fears Britain would be tied to the bloc forever after we've left. In a briefing from Herbert Smith Freehills lawyers concluded that "the backstop in...

Toothless Donald Tusk’s ‘hell’ outburst proves his contempt for Brits voting to Leave his federal superstate

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4 Sneering Donald Tusk said there was a 'special place in hell' for those who promoted Brexit without planning for it Had Herr President Tusk, at this most delicate of moments, really told the likes of Boris Johnson and Nigel Farage to go to hell? Yes, pretty much. I know we are supposed to take ­mortal offence. I know we are meant to fan our faces and ask Nurse to bring us something to soothe our nerves after that nasty man uttered such a frightful insult. But I couldn’t help laughing at toothless Tusk’s tirade . At last, a European Union bigshot has blurted out his contempt for British voters. That’s surely preferable to all those smarmy smiles and fake phrases about “respect for each othe...