Judge rejects challenge by opponents of UK parliament suspension

A Scottish judge on Friday rejected a legal challenge to stop Prime Minister Boris Johnson suspending parliament, in a blow for opponents of the controversial move. (Reuters)

A Scottish judge on Friday rejected a legal challenge to stop Prime Minister Boris Johnson suspending parliament, in a blow for opponents of the controversial move.

Judge Raymond Doherty dismissed the request from a cross-party group of parliamentarians for an interim injunction ahead of a full hearing on the case expected next week.

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