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Use it or Lose it – Register to vote in the EU Referendum

The deadline for registering to vote is Tuesday 7th June. I Live in the UK I Live Overseas I am in the Armed Services

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I fear Brexit will be like the French revolution.

I am afraid, and in fact almost sure that the referendum campaign is more about the common man venting his frustration about the world than it is about choosing what is best for us or those who will come after … Continue reading

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EU Referendum. Remember what we are voting on – not a UK government but the future of the UK.

By Leon Duveen a member of one of the SY2E – Remain in the EU groups and originally posted in his blog  Why we need to remain in the EU In a few weeks we are being asked to vote … Continue reading

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EU Referendum franchise challenge – a message from the legal team and Harry Schindler

From Leigh Day – 25th May 2016 So this is the end of the legal battle, we took it all the way to the highest Court in the country but unfortunately we were unable to persuade the Supreme Court justices of … Continue reading

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Lawyers take EU Referendum franchise challenge to the Supreme Court

20 May 2016 from Leigh Day lawyers acting for 2 British citizens challenging the EU Referendum franchise. Lawyers for two British Citizens banned from voting in the EU referendum as they have lived outside the UK, but within the EU, … Continue reading

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The Government’s case for the UK to Remain in the EU

The Government have published a document on why it believes the UK should Remain in the EU. Why the Government believes that voting to Remain in the European Union is the best decision for the UK

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Brexit High Court hearing in legal action over expats exclusion

7 April 2016 Brexit High Court hearing in legal action over expats exclusion The High Court has agreed to hear arguments in the legal challenge against the UK Government over its decision to exclude up to 2 million British people … Continue reading

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Expatriates in High Court legal action over Brexit exclusion

Update on the High Court action to remove the 15 year limit on voting for expatriates for the EU Referendum.   According to the Telegraph a High Court judge has ordered the Government to file a written response to the … Continue reading

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EU Referendum – Project “Get Real” not Project “Fear”

We must beware of the Leavers labelling our warnings as ‘Project Fear’ which implies (to their troops) that we are only scare-mongering. I like to call these warnings, ‘Project Get Real.’ I have watched last evening Patrick Minford debating with … Continue reading

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Lord Lawson’s detailed plan: simply repeal 1972 EC Act – how is that BETTER than EU membership

In the Telegraph today Nigel Lawson sets out his “detailed” plan for a post-Brexit UK. The bottom line of the article is what he envisages as a detailed plan for a post-Brexit UK. I have been asked “what, then, is … Continue reading

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