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Updated: UK court rules Johnson's suspension of Parliament unlawful

Wednesday, 11 September 2019, 11:47 Last update: about 7 days ago Associated Press

Prime Minister Boris Johnson's decision to suspend the U.K. Parliament less than two months before Britain is due to leave the European Union was unlawful, a Scottish court ruled Wednesday, although...

Johnson suspends UK Parliament after latest Brexit defeat

Tuesday, 10 September 2019, 07:45 Last update: about 8 days ago Associated Press

The simmering showdown between Prime Minister Boris Johnson and Britain's Parliament over Brexit came to a head as lawmakers delivered three defeats to the government's plans for leaving the European...

Brexit crisis grows as opposition rejects snap election call

Saturday, 7 September 2019, 07:19 Last update: about 11 days ago Associated Press

Britain's bedeviling Brexit dilemma intensified Friday, as opposition parties refused to support Prime Minister Boris Johnson's call for an election until he secures a delay to Britain's exit from the...

Updated: Johnson calls opponents cowardly, plans new election bid

Thursday, 5 September 2019, 10:49 Last update: about 13 days ago Associated Press

Prime Minister Boris Johnson looked for new ways Thursday to bring about a national election, after rebellious British lawmakers rejected his call to trigger a snap poll and moved to block his plan to...

Opposition developing to Boris Johnson's Parliament manoeuvre

Thursday, 29 August 2019, 12:54 Last update: about 20 days ago Associated Press

Political opposition to Prime Minister Boris Johnson's move to suspend Parliament crystalized Thursday amid protests, legal action and a petition to block the move which has gathered more than 1...

Q&A: What Johnson's move means for Brexit

Wednesday, 28 August 2019, 16:09 Last update: about 21 days ago Associated Press

The move by British Prime Minister Boris Johnson to suspend parliament in October could make it more likely that Britain falls out of the European Union on Oct. 31 without a deal, wreaking havoc for...

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