UK court to hear bid to stop no-deal Brexit next month
Tuesday, 13 August 2019 LONDON (AP) — A British judge has set a hearing for next month for an attempt by opposition lawmakers to stop Prime Minister Boris Johnson from suspending Parliament to force through a no-deal Brexit. More than 70 parliamentarians argue that sending lawmakers home before the scheduled Oct. 31 Brexit date would be “unlawful and unconstitutional.” […]
Anti-Brexit campaigners herded a flock of sheep along Whitehall on Thursday in protest against the potential effects of a no-deal Brexit on farms. Farmers For A People's Vote say a no-deal Brexit could force half of UK farms out of business. Six sheep were led past government buildings to the...
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has called a Queen's Speech in mid-October, a move that will see parliament suspended for a month - limiting lawmakers' time to block a no-deal Brexit. David Doyle..