Rulings of the Court of Justice for the European Union (CJEU) delivered before Brexit day will be retained in UK domestic law and be given equal status to Supreme Court rulings, the long-awaited repeal bill has confirmed.

Published today, the European Union (Withdrawal) Bill says principles arising from decisions of the CJEU made before the day Britain leaves the EU – a date as yet unspecified – will be retained. The bill also confirmed that EU-derived domestic laws and directly applicable EU laws operating before exit day will f...

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