Campaigner says ‘fight goes on’ after Brexit strategy legal challenge dismissed

A Northern Ireland victims’ campaigner has vowed to fight to be heard in the Supreme Court after his High Court challenge against the Government’s Brexit strategy was dismissed.

Raymond McCord faces a more complicated journey to the UK’s highest court than the recent Scottish and English Brexit-related cases, which are due to be heard in London next week.

Mr McCord, whose son was murdered by loyalist paramilitaries in 1997, and two other applicants had argued that a no-deal Brexit would damage the Northern Ireland peace process.

On Thursday, Lord Justice…
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