UK lawmakers propose Brexit choice between no-deal and 'revoke' if all else fails

LONDON (Reuters) - British lawmakers have proposed letting parliament choose between leaving the European Union without a deal or stopping Brexit altogether as an option to be voted on as part of a series of indicative votes to be held on Wednesday. Jo Maugham, a lawyer and campaigner, tweeted details of the cross party proposal and said: 'If No Deal and Revoke (Article 50) are all that is left she (Prime Minister Theresa May) must put the choice between them to MPs.' (Reporting by Alistair Smout; editing by Costas Pitas)

Reuters March 27, 2019 01:07:26 IST
UK lawmakers propose Brexit choice between no-deal and 'revoke' if all else fails

UK lawmakers propose Brexit choice between nodeal and revoke if all else fails

LONDON (Reuters) - British lawmakers have proposed letting parliament choose between leaving the European Union without a deal or stopping Brexit altogether as an option to be voted on as part of a series of indicative votes to be held on Wednesday.

Jo Maugham, a lawyer and campaigner, tweeted details of the cross party proposal and said: "If No Deal and Revoke (Article 50) are all that is left she (Prime Minister Theresa May) must put the choice between them to MPs."

(Reporting by Alistair Smout; editing by Costas Pitas)

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