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On the contrary. The Supreme Court has arbitrated between the executive and parliament, finding that the Prime Minister had exceeded his unwritten prerogatives.

Johnson asserted, by proroguing Parliament, that his government was supreme. If there were no independent arbiter, that would effectively be the case.

If he chooses to ignore the ruling, then it's a coup d'état.

It is rightly acknowledged that people of faith have no monopoly of virtue - Queen Elizabeth II

by eurogreen on Tue Sep 24th, 2019 at 04:24:02 PM EST
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