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Villains of the piece or good fairies? The House of Lords and Brexit - The Conversation UK

Cedric Gilson does not work for, consult, own shares in or receive funding from any company or organization that would benefit from this article, and has disclosed no relevant affiliations beyond their academic appointment. Partners. University of ...and more »

Brexit: Ending free movement may not cut migration, says Lords report - BBC News

Net migration to the UK may not fall as a result of ending EU free movement post-Brexit, a Lords report has said. The EU home affairs sub-committee said that net migration - immigration minus emigration - was consistently higher from outside the EU. An ...and more »

Heseltine sacked as adviser after rebelling over Brexit vote - Financial Times

Conservative grandee Michael Heseltine has been sacked as a government adviser after rebelling over Brexit in the House of Lords. Lord Heseltine joined 12 other Tory peers in defying the government on Tuesday, by backing a demand for parliament to be ...and more »

UK will have to give up all EU perks after Brexit, François Hollande warns - The Guardian

The French president, François Hollande, has warned that Britain cannot hang on to the advantages of EU membership after it leaves, saying his message to Britain is: “That's not possible; the UK will become an outsider to the European Union.” In an ...and more »

Brexit: Government suffers second defeat in Lords - BBC News

The government has suffered a second Brexit defeat in the House of Lords as peers backed, by 366 votes to 268, calls for a "meaningful" parliamentary vote on the final terms of withdrawal. Ministers said it was disappointing and they would seek to ...and more »

Brexit: UK could quit EU without paying a penny, say Lords - The Guardian

The UK could walk away from the European Union in 2019 without paying a penny, the House of Lords has said, in a report bound to raise tensions with Brussels in the run-up to Brexit talks. The British government would have no legal obligation to either ...and more »

Lords vote against second Brexit referendum - The Guardian

Peers in the House of Lords debate the European Union (notification of withdrawal) bill. Photograph: HO/AFP/Getty Images. The House of Lords has voted against a second Brexit referendum, but peers are likely to support an amendment forcing Theresa May ...and more »

House of Lords defeats government for second time on article 50 bill - The Guardian

Kishwer Falkner, Baroness Falkner of Margravine, speaks at the start of the third day of The European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill. Photograph: HO/AFP/Getty Images. The House of Lords has voted to give parliament a veto over the final ...and more »

Brexit: Ending free movement will not reduce immigration, peers warn - The Independent

Ending the free movement of people from EU countries after Brexit may not result in lower overall migration, a committee of peers has warned. No details on a new immigration system for EU nationals has been released, but the House of Lords EU Home ...and more »

Government faces Lords defeat over registration of student voters - The Guardian

Peers have been bolstered by their defeat of the government over the future rights of EU citizens in the UK. Photograph: HO/AFP/Getty Images. The government is facing another defeat in the Lords over student voter registration a day before crucial ...and more »