Court of Session
A special power of the Court of Session has been brought to bear on Prime Minister Boris Johnson personally and could allow the Clerk of Court to sign in his place – forcing him to extend Article 50.
Published 13 September 2019
Downing Street was yesterday forced to repudiate comments made by a Number 10 insider questioning the impartiality of Scotland's judiciary in the wake of the Inner House's judgment in Cherry.
Published 12 September 2019
Inner House's 'remarkable' judgment on prorogation could have long-lasting constitutional implications
It is "as if the prorogation order had never existed" following this morning's judgment from the Inner House of the Court of Session in Cherry – a "remarkable" case that could have "lasting implications for our constitution, for the reviewability of major prerogative powers and for the courts themselves", legal experts have told Scottish Legal News.
Published 11 September 2019