Brexit Court Case Wraps Up

Police forces separate demonstrators in front of the Supreme Court in London, Monday, Dec. 5, 2016. (Frank Augstei/AP)
Police forces separate demonstrators in front of the Supreme Court in London, Monday, Dec. 5, 2016. (Frank Augstei/AP)
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Britain's Supreme Court Tuesday heard the final day of arguments in a case over the vote to leave the European Union. The case challenges the U.K. government's ability to start the process of separating from the E.U. without a vote by the British Parliament.

Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson speaks with Rob Watson (@robwatsonbbc) of the BBC about the case, and the current timeline for Brexit.

Note: This BBC interview can be heard in the Here & Now podcast or with the WBUR app.

This segment aired on December 8, 2016. The audio for this segment is not available.

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