“The Prime Minister’s advice to Her Majesty was unlawful” Heidi Allen responds to the Supreme Court ruling

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On Tuesday the 24th of September 2019, the Supreme Court of the United Kingdom ruled that the Government shut down parliament illegally and the advice given to the Queen by the Prime Minister, was unlawful. As you will be aware, over the Summer, I and more than 70 other MPs took a case to the …

PM’s prorogation of parliament ruled “unlawful” by Scottish court

On Wednesday September 11, three judges of the Inner House, the supreme civil court in Scotland, ruled Boris Johnson’s suspension of parliament unlawful. At the beginning of August, Heidi Allen backed legal action to prevent the Prime Minister from suspending parliament, arguing that it is unlawful. Last week, Judge Lord Doherty said that it was …