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    1. As am not against Brexit in principle, here fwiw are some (random) thoughts about the significance of the judgment today.

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    2. May is the wrong pilot for the Brexit plane. Decision not to have a Bill but to litigate instead is the latest unforced tactical error.

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    3. This was akin to putting Boris and Fox in their respective roles.

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    4. Entire "no running commentary" approach is not going to work. If Brexit is going to work then it needs an open and collaborative approach

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    5. The UK parliament (and the UK courts) should be central to Brexit, both operationally and symbolically.

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    6. Unless UK changes its approach then Brexit may not work.

    May's approach so far should be seen as a failed, first attempt.

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    Today's high court decision means that, at a stroke, the Prime Minister has lost control of "taking control".

    Parliament now in control.

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