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SCOTLAND POLITICS: Daily Political News in Brief

SCOTLAND POLITICS: Daily Political News in Brief 0

“Scotland, like the rest of the UK, stands at a crossroads,” First Minister Nicola Sturgeon told the Edinburgh assembly at the start of Tuesday’s debate.

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UK POLITICS: Theresa May Starts Brexit Tour Before Triggering Article 50

UK POLITICS: Theresa May Starts Brexit Tour Before Triggering Article 50 0

Prime Minister Theresa May will visit Wales on Monday to engage with nations of United Kingdom before she launches Britain’s departure from European Union.

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UK POLITICS: Theresa May Wins Right to Launch EU Divorce Talks

UK POLITICS: Theresa May Wins Right to Launch EU Divorce Talks 0

Prime Minister Theresa May has the right to begin what could be Britain’s most complex negotiations since World War Two.

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UK POLITICS: Britain Not Legally Bound to Pay into EU Budget if No Brexit Deal – Lawmakers

UK POLITICS: Britain Not Legally Bound to Pay into EU Budget if No Brexit Deal – Lawmakers 0

Money will be one of the most contentious elements of the upcoming divorce talks. Other EU nations want Britain to pay its share of budget commitments — estimated informally by EU officials at roughly 60 billion euros.

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UK POLITICS: Britain May Change ‘Economic Model’ If Shut Out of EU Single Market: Hammond

UK POLITICS: Britain May Change ‘Economic Model’ If Shut Out of EU Single Market: Hammond 0

“But if we are forced to be something different, then we will have to become something different,” Hammond said about Britain’s plans to lower corporate tax.

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UK POLITICS: Theresa May Expects to Lose Brexit Trigger Case, Making Contingency Plans

UK POLITICS: Theresa May Expects to Lose Brexit Trigger Case, Making Contingency Plans 0

Supreme Court is expected to rule in the next two weeks on whether the government can trigger Article 50 of the European Union’s Lisbon Treaty.

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UK POLITICS: Theresa May’s Brexit Plans Face Supreme Court Test

UK POLITICS: Theresa May’s Brexit Plans Face Supreme Court Test 0

If the Supreme Court dismisses the government appeal it could derail Theresa May’s timetable for triggering Article 50 of Lisbon Treaty and leaving the EU.

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UK POLITICS: Theresa May Confident Of Brexit Plans, Reassures EU Leaders

UK POLITICS: Theresa May Confident Of Brexit Plans, Reassures EU Leaders 0

“The focus of the government is on the Supreme Court case, winning that case and proceeding with article 50,” Theresa May’s spokesman told reporters.

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UK: London Court Will Decide EU Exit Case ‘As Quickly As Possible’

UK: London Court Will Decide EU Exit Case ‘As Quickly As Possible’ 0

“We shall take time to consider the matter and give our judgements as quickly as possible,” Lord Chief Justice John Thomas, Britain’s most senior judge.

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UK: Boris Johnson’s ‘Baloney’ Jibe Takes Center Stage

UK: Boris Johnson’s ‘Baloney’ Jibe Takes Center Stage 0

Michel Sapin, in a French twist on Boris Johnson’s “baloney” jibe, said: “There are four freedoms and they cannot be separated.”

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EUROPE: Article 50 TEU: Withdrawal Of A Member State From EU

EUROPE: Article 50 TEU: Withdrawal Of A Member State From EU 0

Article 50 TEU does not set down any conditions for a Member State to exercise its right to withdraw, rather it includes only procedural requirements.

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