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In October 2012, after weeks of speculation, home secretary Theresa May confirmed that the Conservative Party‚Äôs intended to go ahead with the block opt out of European Union crime and justice measures: “The UK cannot pick and choose the measures from which we wish to opt out. “We can only opt out en masse and […]

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In his 2012 Tory Party conference speech, David Cameron said: “I said no – Britain comes first – and I vetoed that EU treaty.” However, this was the veto that never was, the treaty still went ahead; even the Eurosceptic Daily Telegraph said it “may be the most misrepresented event in recent political history”.

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