Brexit bill risks trashing green EU case law, expert warns

The new Withdrawal Agreement Bill could allow ministers to tear up crucial environmental case law from the Court of Justice of the EU (CJEU), a legal expert has warned.

by Simon Pickstone
The Court of Justice of the EU in Luxembourg. The court has played an important role in interpreting EU green laws. Photograph: Arterra/Getty Images
The Court of Justice of the EU in Luxembourg. The court has played an important role in interpreting EU green laws. Photograph: Arterra/Getty Images

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