Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, Boris Johnson has denied lying to the Queen over the advice he gave her over the five-week suspension of Parliament.
The prime minister was speaking after Scotland’s highest civil court ruled that the shutdown was unlawful.
Asked whether he had lied to the monarch about his reasons for the suspension, he replied: “Absolutely not.”
The PM said the High Court in England plainly agrees with us, but the Supreme Court will have to decide.
Labour has says it is “more important than ever” that Parliament is recalled after the government published its no-deal Brexit assessment.