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These are from the BBC’s Philip Simm.
“null and of no effect” pic.twitter.com/NoaJRK0iPX
Can’t stress repeatedly enough though that *this isn’t the final step*. Petitioner @JolyonMaugham said last week’s Outer House judgement was the “pre-season friendly” – it’s very much game on, but next week in the Supreme Court is the real cup final.
From the Judicial Office for Scotland’s Twitter feed
Joanna Cherry QC MP and others for Judicial Review: Appeal allowed; the Prime Minister’s advice to HM the Queen that the UK Parliament should be prorogued was unlawful because it had the purpose of stymying Parliament. Summary of Judgment available here https://t.co/YE3Uk200Sv