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Parliament: MPs and peers return after court rules shutdown unlawful

MPs and peers will return to Parliament later after the Supreme Court ruled that its suspension was unlawful. Boris Johnson is returning early from a UN summit in New York, while Labour cut its conference short in the wake of Tuesday's unanimous ruling.The PM, who has faced calls to resign, has said he "profoundly disagreed" with the decision but would respect it.Commons Speaker John Bercow has said there will be "full scope" for urgent questions and ministerial statements.EU watches and waits amid UK turmoil Suspending Parliament was unlawful, court rules And what happens now? On Tuesday, the court ruled it was impossible to conclude there had been any reason - "let alone a good reason" - to advise the Queen to prorogue Parliamen ...