The government’s ‘serious shortage protocols’ are a real danger to the British public’s health – and may be illegal
• Jolyon Maugham QC is a director of the Good Law Project
“A no-deal Brexit … is expected to have an immediate and drastic effect on supply chains” for medicines. From the pen of an op-ed writer, such language might seem alarmist. But this comes from a report published this week in the Lancet, a world-class scientific journal – and it should terrify you.