Lawyer to bring legal case against PM Johnson’s Brexit deal

LONDON (Reuters) – A legal challenge will be brought against British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s possible Brexit deal on the grounds that it contravenes domestic tax law, lawyer Jolyon Maugham said on Wednesday. Britain’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson leaves Downing Street in London, Britain, October 16, 2019. REUTERS/Henry NichollsMaugham, who has been involved in successful,…


Brexit deal at hand in Brussels, Johnson struggles to win support at home

BRUSSELS/WARSAW (Reuters) – Britain and the European Union were on the verge of a last-minute Brexit deal on Wednesday but Prime Minister Boris Johnson still has work to do at home to ensure his government and factious parliament approve the plan. “The basic foundations of this agreement are ready and theoretically we could accept a…