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Necessity – The Mother of Intervention

The critical error with the Article 50-based ‘exit plans’ so far proposed for Britain’s withdrawal from the European Union is that they all fail to take into account the immediate shift in the balance of power a formal notification of … Continue reading

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‘Flexcit’ and Article 50

The blogger The Boiling Frog (TBF) has written an excellent piece on “Article 50 and withdrawal”. His analysis correctly identifies how the EU’s procedural stages of accession (Article 49) closely resemble those of succession (Article 50) – as set out by the Lisbon Treaty. … Continue reading

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