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Top Law Firm Seeks to Block Article 50

A top law firm, on behalf of an anonymous group of clients, will launch a legal bid to block the new Prime Minister triggering Article 50. Senior figures in the European Union (EU) and European governments have stated they want

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Theresa May: Don’t Expect Migration Controls Any Time Soon

Tory leadership frontrunner Theresa May has said she wants to “guarantee” position of EU migrants living in the UK and warned that cuts to migration won’t be coming quickly. Speaking on ITV’s Peston on Sunday Mrs May said, “I want

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Andrea Leadsom Emerges As The Brexit Front-Runner For PM

Andrea Leadsom is emerging as the Brexit-supporters’ Conservative leadership candidate of choice, following the apparent betrayal of Boris Johnson by Justice Minister Michael Gove. Leadsom has risen to second favourite according to the bookies odds, currently priced at 5/2 and

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Brexit Group Leave.EU Backs Andrea Leadsom For PM

Campaign group Leave.EU has thrown its weight behind Energy Minister Andrea Leadsom for next Conservative Party leader and Prime Minister. The group said that internal polling showed her to be “clear favourite” among their Conservative supporters, with co-chairman Arron Banks

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Boris Johnson Pulls Out Of PM Race

Boris Johnson has announced he will not be standing in the Conservative leadership contest, in a move many consider influenced by Michael Gove’s earlier declaration.