Thousands of EU citizens were disenfranchised in the 2019 European elections – and yet the High Court has ruled that they have no redress against the government. And to avoid becoming an ‘undocumented migrant’ they are forced to apply for EU Settled Status. Cllr Marianna Ebel explains the issues.
Author: Cllr Marianna Ebel
Marianna Ebel is a Green councillor at Brighton & Hove City Council. She is the administration’s Brexit Lead and sits on the council’s tourism, equalities, communities & culture committee and its licensing committee. She is originally from Hamburg, Germany, and has been living in the UK for the last 12 years.