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What is Labour’s position on Brexit?

The party is tying itself in knots

By Tom Quinn  

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn ©Jonathan Brady/PA Wire/PA Images

Regardless of the government’s undoubted problems over Brexit, the last few days have demonstrated that Labour also faces acute difficulties. The government’s defeat in the High Court last Thursday on the invocation of Article 50 has energised supporters of EU membership. For all the talk of constitutional procedures and parliamentary sovereignty, there can be little doubt that many “Remainers” hope to use the ruling as the basis for a war of attrition either to achieve…

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