Britain faces being sued by millions of expats living in the EU: Brexit

Pedro Gonçalves
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Millions of British expats in Europe could be entitled to sue the UK government for loss of rights, a senior Tory MP has warned. Alberto Costa said unless Boris Johnson solved the problem, his government could face a wave of litigation claims. Alberto Costa, who resigned from the government earlier this year over the issue, wrote a letter to Johnson, calling him to enshrine the rights of EU citizens living in the UK into British legislation before October 31. He warned that failure to do so would unfairly penalise British citizens. "No peacetime British government has ever abrogate...

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