Ad hoc grasps for gold notwithstanding, Stuart support of the company was steadfast enough to inculcate fears in planters that they would be as slaves to the royal prerogative
The court held that the Royal Prerogative
(meaning that the Prime Minister can take executive decisions after discussion with the Queen and, presumably, the Cabinet without the need to put the matter to Parliament) does not apply and therefore the Prime Minster must obtain the approval of Parliament before the Government can serve notice on the European Commission triggering Article 50.
The Lord Advocate Scotlands most senior law officer will lodge the application as soon as the UK Government lodges its appeal against a High Court ruling preventing them from using the Royal Prerogative
to begin the process of the UK leaving the European Union.
The pound continued its upward trajectory after the news, after rising in the wake of a High Court decision which saw campaigners win a landmark battle over Prime Minister Theresa May's decision to use the royal prerogative
to trigger Brexit.
Fund manager Gina Miller and others sucessfully argued that the Prime Minister was wrong to invoke Article 50 by Royal prerogative
and Parliament should have a say.
Campaigners were celebrating victory in the legal battle against Theresa May's decision to use the Royal Prerogative
in her Brexit strategy, with demands for her to now set out her negotiating strategy to MPs.
Until now, the new iron lady was banking on royal prerogative
powers that would allow her to officially bypass parliament.
Brexit supporters had hoped royal prerogative
would override need to go through Parliament.
She then let it be known that the Brexit deal would be triggered through a medieval process known as Royal Prerogative
The British government has said its legal advice is that triggering Article 50 of the EU Lisbon Treaty, the formal process to start a two-year countdown to an exit, can be invoked under the royal prerogative
, which does not require parliamentary approval.
Creation of Regius Professorships falls under the Royal Prerogative
and each appointment is approved by the monarch based on ministerial advice, with 12 being created for the Diamond Jubilee, two others to mark the 200th anniversary of the birth of Charles Darwin in 2009 and prior to that the most recent positions were created by Queen Victoria.
Crowded stands watch Royal Prerogative
ridden by Lester Piggott, wins the William Hill Gold Cup at |Redcar in August 1973