Steve Peers (@StevePeers )

Steve Peers

Bio Professor of EU, Human Rights & World Trade Law, University of Essex. New book: EU Citizenship Directive (Guild, Peers & Tomkin, 2nd ed, OUP). Usual disclaimers
Location London
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Twitter Web App : Mr Justice Lewis rejects crowdfunded challenge to lockdown regulations on almost all grounds, asking for further submissions on one aspect (closing places of worship). bailii.org/ew/cases/EWHC/…

Twitter Web App : The European commission has dismissed claims from Dominic Raab that the UK did not get an invitation to join EU procurement schemes for coronavirus medical kit because Brussels used an obsolete email address.

theguardian.com/world/2020/jul…

Android : Various tweets from The Leave Alliance are getting a lot of attention today. To sum up: a) Brexit is not going well (agree); and b) this is remainers' fault for failing to compromise (strongly disagree). Thread. 1/13

Android : I'm have been instructed by RobertLizarLaw to act for Elliott Cuciurean in this case - HS2 and the Secretary of State for Transport have applied to commit an environmental activist to prison for alleged trespasses at an ancient woodland at Crackley Wood in Warwickshire /1 twitter.com/netpol/status/…

Android : EU: Travel data to be used for public health purposes?

The Council Presidency has asked member states whether they are using airline passenger data to track people infected with COVID-19, with an eye to expanding the scope of EU legislation.

statewatch.org/news/2020/july… #PNR

Android : "As far as I care, you can sleep in your car."

This what Maria's landlady told her as she evicted her with immediate notice in the middle of the coronavirus pandemic.

My article on the looming evictions crisis, for politics.co.uk politics.co.uk/comment-analys…

Android : #RuleofLaw breakdown in #Poland: ECJ hearing today in preliminary ruling Case C-824/18. This is one of many pending PR cases which raise i.a. issue of multiple fake judges/usurpers unlawfully appointed to now captured PL Supreme Court. More analysis here: reconnect-europe.eu/blog/dealing-w… twitter.com/JudgesSsp/stat…

Twitter Web App : PuzzledPolitico sue_edwards72 Not really "trashed": it provides for the possibility of an early election (2017), and Parliament can always legislate otherwise (2019). As I said, the Parliament Act, distinct from the FTPA, also sets a five-year term.

Twitter Web App : For anyone who wishes to contribute to the Ministry of Justice's consultation on how lower courts should treat pre 2021 CJEU caselaw after the transition period, note you have until only 13 August to respond: assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/upl…

Twitter Web App : Call for evidence on how the EU Settlement Scheme is working - deadline 31 July. gov.uk/government/new…