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A proper Norway Brexit would answer the essay question, taking us out of the EU and restoring control

The EEA would deliver us to the pre-Maastricht position of a commercial treaty between sovereign nations

By George Trefgarne  

Some time in the next two weeks, Geoffrey Cox, the splendidly Rumpolean Attorney General, is expected to return from Brussels, flourishing a piece of paper. The Northern Ireland “backstop” is amended, he will announce. We can get out of it. Here is my new legal advice. And this modified version of Theresa May’s Brexit deal will pass in parliament, perhaps after a short extension of Article 50 for ratification purposes.

But suppose this comfortable outcome does not happen? What happens if Cox fails? Will Britain have to request a humiliating lengthy…

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