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In a special series, we’ll be gathering together a team of experts from the Centre on Constitutional Change and beyond to answer your questions about Article 50, the High Court ruling, and what happens next.

The Supreme Court will begin hearing the Article 50 (Miller and Others) case on Monday, 5 December. What does this mean for the Brexit process and for the constituent nations of the United Kingdom?

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Following the High Court’s ruling on whether the UK Parliament should be involved in the activation of the Article 50 process to leave the EU, Tobias Lock analyses the judgement. He observes that the UK government will find it difficult to construct an effective case on appeal, and that, should legislation indeed be required, essential questions of politics and process will follow. This blog originally appeared on European Futures.

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The High Court judgement on Article 50, ruling that Parliament must have a say on triggering Article 50, brings representative democracy, and some real politics, back into the Brexit process.
 
If the Supreme Court agrees with the judgement at the start of December – which it may or may not – then what impact would the need for a vote at Westminster potentially have on the Brexit timetable and the government's Brexit strategy? And could it be the start of a reversal of Brexit altogether?
 
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On 24 October the plenary Joint Ministerial Committee [JMC (P)] of UK, Scottish, Welsh and Northern Ireland leaders met for the first time in two years. The occasion for resurrecting what had become an almost moribund body was to discuss the ‘UK approach’ to Brexit promised by the Prime Minister. The outcome was to set up another joint committee on Brexit to be known as JMC (EN), chaired by David Davis. The devolveds have also been promised a direct line to the Brexit Secretary.
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