MPs passed a historic motion to hold the government in contempt over its failure to release the cabinet legal advice on the Brexit deal. The shadow Brexit secretary, Keir Starmer,  said the government ‘has lost its majority and the respect of the house’
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the eyes to the right 311 the nose of the left 293 the eyes to the right 311 the nose to the left 293 so the eyes have it the eyes habbits a lot for their point of order kiss Dharma on a point of order mr. speaker this house is now spoken and it's off huge constitutional political significance it is I think unprecedented for this house to find government ministers in contempt the motion makes clear the government must now publish the Attorney General's final legal advice in full I hope the government will now confirm and comfort comply with that order but if she fails to respond mr. speaker what steps can I and others take to ensure the government does comply with this motion and before the votes that we have next Tuesday I will before responding to the gentlewoman of course here on the point of order from the leader of the house the needle house and relaxing Thank You mr. speaker we've tested the opinion of the house twice on this very serious subject we've listened carefully and in light of the expressed will of the house we will publish the final and full advice provided by the Attorney General to cabinet but recognizing the very serious constitutional issues that this raises I have referred the matter to the privileges committee to consider the implications of the humble address I'm grateful to the radar leonetti gentleman for his point of order and to the leader for her response members some members are saying from a sedentary position when I had intended to say that I expected ministers to comply with the verdict of the house if the leader wants to offer a further and better particular on that point now or immediately after the point of order of the muddled and gentleman she can do so but if not I would certainly expect to have fuller information on that matter provided to the house very soon but first of all the right honourable and only gentleman guests alma find of ordering on that question took the speaker please advise me what steps we can take to ensure that the process just outlined is completed by next Tuesday when we vote well it would seem to me to be unimaginable that it would not be unimaginable that it would not be but of course I will hear from the leader will respond tomorrow Mr Speaker I'm extremely grateful to the leader for the clarity of that confirmation I think that does satisfy the curiosity of members and we can leave it there

31 thoughts on “MPs find government in contempt of parliament in historic motion

  1. The labour party is 100%to blame for this and I hope and pray they suffer at the ballot box to the extreme right wing,I have never hated a party like I do the labour party,they will not let brexit happen they are not for the British people

  2. The average MP cost taxpayers £118000, we have 650 of them, we are being ruled by Europe so why the £uck do we need MPs? or even a government. They can't overrule any Laws or Tax demands the EU impose on us, so what do the get the £118000 for?

  3. NOT  REPRESENTATIVE  OF THE  NATION   UNDER   COMPLETE   CONTROL  OF   NAZI   COMMUNIST   BILDEREBERG    MER  KILLER.   DESTROYING   EUROPE  AND  UK  WITH  MASS  INVASION  TO  CAUSE    OVWERCROWDING  UNREST   TERROR  AND  CRIME  AND  IMMENSE  POVERTY  TO  REMAIN  IN A  A  SUPER   POWER  OF   WEALTH  FOR  THOSE  IN   CONTROL.    WHEN   WESTMONSTER  IS  ABLOSILHED  THE  MP   WILL  NO  LONGER  HAVE  JOBS    SO  THEY  BETTER   START   SUPPORTING THE   NATION

  4. Some time I shake my head at the UK and wonder, "How did this nation create such immense global influence, they are a bunch of idiots". Then I watch this and realise how wrong I am. As messy as it looks, your democracy is doing its job!
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    I believe it was Churchill who once said, "…democracy is the worst form of Government except for all those other forms that have been tried…"

  5. It's a game to all of them and especially the Labour front bench. We are doomed, a referenda will go unfulfilled and we will be embarrassed.

    If there is a second referendum and the country votes to renter by some means, how do we trust each other?

  6. What a farce. All this because Cameron wanted to regain a few seats from UKIP…. There was no brexit plan 2 years ago when people were asked to vote & there still isn't one apart from crashing out without a deal. It's either that or we rescind article 50 and stay in the EU.

  7. a referendum is not really effective as it only serves a potion of the population and not the nation as a whole for example what if a vote goes a little over half of the voting population then they will only be serving a little over half of the nation

  8. I think this is the first time. I've checked and checked again and i'm right. In fact if you check i've been right a lot haha! Maybe the EU should stay in Britain, would that allow us to leave? If we wanted to remain maybe we can ask nicely?

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