Quoted in the New European discussing electoral law and Brexit

July 3, 2018 3:17 PM
In The New European

Chris RennardA quote from a recent article in the New European:

"Election law provides for the disqualification of a successful candidate in the event that that candidate is proven to be responsible for serious breaches of election law and for the setting aside of that election.

"In a referendum campaign if there is shown to be serious breaches of election law, for example through the illegal use of funding from Russia, shouldn't similar sanctions apply?"

Read more at https://www.theneweuropean.co.uk/top-stories/watch-russians-not-clever-enough-to-swing-brexit-vote-says-government-minister-lord-young-of-cookham-1-5587801