Read my latest article in Freedom Today magazine. Why Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty is a trap designed to prevent a country leaving the EU not a means of one doing so. Britain can leave the EU by simply repealing the European Communities Act 1972. To read how, click on this link,
The British Government has announced its intention to ‘opt-in’ to 35 EU Police and Criminal Justice Measures.
The Government has the option of opting out of all 135 measures under review. The 100 they are opting out of are irrelevant: either redundant, superceded by other legislation, insignificant, or purely rhetorical in nature.
The 35 remaining are in fact the worst and most dangerous to our traditional freedoms and liberties: e.g. the European Arrest Warrant.
I have written an in-depth analysis of these measures explaining how they threaten and undermine our legal system. You can download it here. They are not in the ‘national interest’ as the Government says, and anything that they might achieve can be done just as well by existing internatinal mutual co-operation measures.
They represent another power-grab by the EU, but one that threatens our most basic freedoms.