17 septembrie 2019

Boris Johnson accused of abusing power over Brexit

stripes.com

Several Supreme Court justices turned on the lawyer for the government in the case over Boris Johnson's decision to suspend Parliament, demanding a clearer explanation of what the prime minister would do if he lost the case. Under pressure from judges, Richard Keen, a lawyer for the government, promised to file a written answer on how Johnson would abide by a decision against him. Justice Brian Kerr went further, pushing to discover if Johnson would recall lawmakers or attempt to suspend the [...]