Transcripts (perhaps draft) of the Article 50 ‘Brexit’ Appeal hearings at the Supreme Court

I am not sure it does weaken it, with respect. The way we put the argument is that we have always had the prerogative powers existing. What this does demonstrate most clearly is that by exercise of prerogative power, the Government can affect rights, can withdraw rights, can remove rights in any event. It could remove 99.9 per cent of the rights entirely consistently with 2(2).

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