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Brexit, Article 50 and the Supreme Court ruling: how the government made its own life more difficult

Dr Christopher Huggins Teaching Fellow in European Politics   Yesterday the Supreme Court delivered its judgement on the government’s appeal in the Article 50 case in what was billed as one of the most significant constitutional law cases in generations. … Continue reading

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The EU referendum, EU knowledge and voting in the dark

Dr. Christopher Huggins  Teaching Fellow in European Politics – SPIRE David Cameron has returned from Brussels with his renegotiated deal for the UK’s relationship with the EU, and we, the Great British public, have now been told it is up … Continue reading

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The EU Referendum: 1975 and Now

Dr Helen Parr Senior Lecturer in International Relations – SPIRE How does the 2016 referendum on staying in the EU compare to Britain’s 1975 referendum on remaining in the EEC? The simple fact is, it doesn’t. The circumstances of the … Continue reading

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