PM warns MPs against blocking Brexit

Prime Minister Theresa May cautioned MPs against using a High Court ruling the Brexit process cannot start without parliament's approval to undermine the exit from the EUPrime Minister Theresa May warned MPs on Sunday not to block Brexit, after the High Court ruled that she cannot start the process of leaving the European Union without parliament’s approval. The Conservative government has said it will appeal Thursday’s court decision and May told EU leaders on Friday that she believes she has a strong case. Supporters of Brexit responded angrily to the court’s decision, amid speculation that pro-European MPs would seek to water down the break with the EU and derail May’s plans to begin formal exit talks by the end of March.

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