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

Mr Wolffe, I think many of us are struggling to see exactly how the Sewel convention impacts on the central issue before us. Are you saying simply that the impact is this, that if and to the extent that the Sewel convention would politically oblige Parliament to consult the Scottish Parliament before triggering Article 50, that is an extra argument for why this is a matter for Parliament rather than the executive, or does it fit in in another way?

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