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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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As we noted in our guest piece over on Lib Dem Voice last week, if the Coalition needs inspiration for what to put in its “half-time” report or ideas for what reforms to target in Europe, a good place to start would be  revisiting Nick Clegg’s cha…

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Following Nick Clegg’s Europe speech at Chatham House yesterday, we argued on the Spectator’s Coffee House blog,Nick Clegg this morning fell into the usual ‘all or nothing’ fallacy on Europe. He said: ‘As soon as we start talking about repatriat…

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