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

The Belfast agreement is not an international agreement; it is a political agreement hammered out after extensive negotiations. It has an interplay with the British-Irish agreement which we will come to, but, and since the Northern Ireland Act was enacted, at least in part to give effect to it, the Belfast agreement is plainly relevant to the interpretation of the Act.

There are some references, of course, to European Union law in strand two.

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