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U.K. court to decide whether Boris Johnson broke law by suspending Parliament

CBC.ca Tuesday, 17 September 2019
Britain's Supreme Court has begun a hearing to decide whether Prime Minister Boris Johnson broke the law when he suspended Parliament just weeks before the U.K. is due to leave the European Union, in a case that pits the powers of elected lawmakers against those of the executive.
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Britain's Supreme Court is to decide whether Prime Minister Boris Johnson broke the law when he suspended parliament for five weeks in the run-up to Brexit. His challengers say he aimed to thwart parliamentary oversight of his Brexit plans. Lucy Fielder reports.

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