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Brexit: Justice minister Phillip Lee resigns ahead of key debate - Politics live

Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including MPs debating and voting on Lords amendments to the EU withdrawal bill 10.23am BST Responding to Lee’s resignation, a Downing Street source said:We will get a good deal that works for everybody in the UK. The government’s amendment today provides for a meaningful vote. 10.13am BST Phillip Lee, who resigned as a justice minister today so that he can speak out against the government’s Brexit policy. Continue reading......

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Published By: theguardian.com - Tuesday, 12 June