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Former ECJ judge: a long Article 50 extension would be disastrous

Endless extension is worse than no-deal 

By Franklin Dehousse  

Photo: Kirsty O'Connor/PA Wire/PA Images

The Brexit referendum was held in June 2016. Yet thirty-three months since the vote, the government has no coherent plan. Parliament has not been able to gather a majority for any strategy. Polarisation has been steadily increasing in wider society. And it is proposed that the EU perpetuate this situation by significantly postponing the Article 50 deadline? A short extension is sensible but to draw the process out for much longer would be a grave error.

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