UK ‘can’t keep European Arrest Warrant after Brexit’

UK ‘can’t keep European Arrest Warrant after Brexit’

Image copyright EPA Image caption Use of the European Arrest Warrant has increased steadily in the past decade The UK will be kicked out of the European Arrest Warrant deal after Brexit, EU chief negotiator Michel Barnier has said. The warrant allows EU members to request the arrest and detention of criminals in other countries […]

UK ‘can’t stay in European Arrest Warrant after Brexit’

UK ‘can’t stay in European Arrest Warrant after Brexit’

Image copyright EPA Image caption Use of the European Arrest Warrant has increased steadily in the past decade The UK will be kicked out of the European Arrest Warrant deal after Brexit, EU chief negotiator Michel Barnier has said. The warrant allows EU members to request the arrest and detention of criminals in other countries […]

Medicinal cannabis use to be reviewed by government

Medicinal cannabis use to be reviewed by government

Media caption‘Common sense has bust the system wide open’ The use of medicinal cannabis is to be reviewed, which could lead to more prescriptions of drugs made from the plant, the home secretary has said. The decision was prompted by recent high-profile cases of children with severe epilepsy being denied access to cannabis oil to […]

Brexit: Dominic Grieve seeks ‘sensible compromise’ over MPs’ role

Brexit: Dominic Grieve seeks ‘sensible compromise’ over MPs’ role

Image copyright PA Image caption Dominic Grieve has been at the centre of negotiations between would-be rebels and ministers Tory Brexit rebel Dominic Grieve has insisted he is seeking a “sensible compromise” to prevent a fresh showdown in the Commons over Parliament’s role. On Wednesday, MPs will vote on how much of a say they […]

Labour Brexit donor John Mills broke TV influence rules

Labour Brexit donor John Mills broke TV influence rules

Image copyright Getty Images Home shopping magnate John Mills has been rebuked by regulators Ofcom for breaking laws designed to prevent political influence over television. Mr Mills donated £1.65m to Labour under Ed Miliband’s leadership and also set up a number of pro-Brexit campaign groups including Labour Leave, The JML Direct founder was threatened with […]

Hague’s call to legalise cannabis rejected by government

Hague’s call to legalise cannabis rejected by government

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Lord Hague said Billy Caldwell’s case was an “illuminating moment” The government has rejected a call from Lord Hague to consider legalising the recreational use of cannabis. In an article for the Daily Telegraph, the former Tory leader said the war on cannabis had been “irreversibly lost” and a change […]

Hague’s call to legalise cannabis rejected by government

Hague’s call to legalise cannabis rejected by government

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Lord Hague said Billy Caldwell’s case was an “illuminating moment” The government has rejected a call from Lord Hague to consider legalising the recreational use of cannabis. In an article for the Daily Telegraph, the former Tory leader said the war on cannabis had been “irreversibly lost” and a change […]

Brexit: Dominic Grieve seeks ‘sensible compromise’ over MPs’ role

Brexit: Dominic Grieve seeks ‘sensible compromise’ over MPs’ role

Image copyright PA Image caption Dominic Grieve has been at the centre of negotiations between would-be rebels and ministers Tory Brexit rebel Dominic Grieve has insisted he is seeking a “sensible compromise” to prevent a fresh showdown in the Commons over Parliament’s role. On Wednesday, MPs will vote on how much of a say they […]

Neil Hamilton to run for UKIP Senedd leader

Neil Hamilton to run for UKIP Senedd leader

Image caption Neil Hamilton said he is the only UKIP AM that can take on First Minister Carwyn Jones Neil Hamilton has confirmed he will fight to regain the position of UKIP’s Welsh Assembly group leader a ballot of party members in Wales. UK deputy leader Mike Hookem informed AMs of the vote in a […]

Queen’s nephew Lord Snowdon to seek election to Lords

Queen’s nephew Lord Snowdon to seek election to Lords

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Lord Snowdon, with the Queen and Duke of Edinburgh, at his father’s memorial service last year The Queen’s nephew who is 19th in line to the throne, is standing for election to the House of Lords. Lord Snowdon, the son of the late Princess Margaret and photographer Antony Armstrong-Jones, […]

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