Boris Johnson insists he did not lie to the Queen over Parliament prorogation

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Published on 12 Sep 2019, 10:30
Boris Johnson has denied lying to the Queen over the suspension of Parliament as he insisted such claims were "absolutely not" true.

When asked whether he had lied to the monarch after the Court of Session in Edinburgh found advice given by ministers to the Queen about prorogation was unlawful, said: "Absolutely not".

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