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

The debate that you have been having with two of my colleagues perhaps illustrates another point, which is that when you are talking about a constitution in which there are a number of important institutions, the court being only one of them, thinking in terms of the law, that is only part of the picture, and the court has to be conscious of what competence it properly has to exercise in this field, and what matters are properly matters to be resolved by the political institutions, including obviously the Government and Parliament.

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