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Andrew Picken

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RT @BBCScotComms: Today, we announced @BBCLauraMiller will join @sallymag1 on Reporting Scotland She takes over from Jackie Bird who… https://t.co/FxEYeE1BdZ
RD finishes and Lord Doherty says he will consider the matter overnight. Court will resume at 10am tomorrow.
RD states there is 'no good reason' for the interim interdict given the full hearing is due to take place next week and 'nothing will happen' in relation to prorogation between now and then.
The parliamentarians are asking the courts to 'tread where they are ill qualified to venture' due to the 'intensely political' nature of the issue, states RD.
RD points out parliament has never had a say in prorogation, that it is 'entirely normal' for prorogation to occur and the issue isn't for the courts just because the period is longer than in previous years.
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