“Lawyers – hands off our democracy”

“Lawyers – hands off our democracy”

http://www.legalcheek.com/2016/10/there-is-no-going-back-lord-pannick-qc-kicks-off-brexit-legal-challenge

The above title appeared on placards outside the RCJ, which were being displayed by demonstrators protesting against the Brexit judicial review – see the above article/link.

The judicial review was opened last Thursday by Blackstone’s Silk, David Pannick.  The hearing is expected to conclude on Tuesday and be leapfrogged to the Supreme Court in the event of an appeal.