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

But you can give legal content to it, that it is more than a douceur, if you say that, as I said at the outset of my engagement with you, it was preventing the convention from slipping away by disveritude or a change of practice, it is a recognition that this a convention that is to apply. That doesn't make the convention a rule of law. It is merely recognising it as something that is fixed, as a convention.

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