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Our Research Director Stephen Booth has written a piece for the Guardian’s Comment is Free section, where he argues:The Home Secretary, Theresa May, has announced that the UK will opt out of 133 EU criminal justice measures, using a “block opt-out” neg…

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Over on Conservative Home, we argue,  The Coalition has already done some good work on the EU, the ‘referendum lock’ and the recently launched ‘audit’ of the EU’s influence on the UK to name two. However, the constraints of coalition …

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In today’s Telegraph, we argue,During Prohibition in America, the bootleggers and Baptists found themselves in an unholy alliance. One liked Prohibition for commercial reasons, the other backed it due to religious conviction. The alliance proved …

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