May: No Brexit more likely than no deal

May: No Brexit more likely than no deal

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionTheresa May: „Over the next 24 hours, give this deal a second look.”Theresa May has warned opponents of her Brexit deal that they risk „letting the British people down” as Labour said the prime minister faced a „humiliating defeat” in Tuesday’s crunch vote. She urged critics to…

Our Brexit deal is at risk, May warns EU

Our Brexit deal is at risk, May warns EU

Image copyright AFP European Union leaders have said the Brexit withdrawal agreement is „not open for renegotiation”, after appeals from Theresa May. She wants legal assurances on the Irish backstop to help her deal get through Parliament, after she delayed a Commons vote in anticipation of defeat. The PM said the deal was „at risk”…

Here’s the Brexit deal legal advice Theresa May tried to withhold from parliament

Here’s the Brexit deal legal advice Theresa May tried to withhold from parliament

LONDON — The government has published the full legal advice it was given on Theresa May’s Brexit plan after MPs found the government to be in contempt of parliament for refusing to do so. The advice, from Attorney General Geoffrey Cox, the country’s top law officer, examines the legal effect of the proposed backstop arrangement,…

Brexit full legal advice published

Brexit full legal advice published

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThe SNP’s Ian Blackford says the Brexit deal denies Scottish rights Theresa May’s Brexit backstop plan risks a „stalemate” and „protracted rounds of negotiations” with the EU, the full legal advice on her deal says. Newly published documents show the PM was told an arrangement designed to…