Amal Clooney has quit her position as the UK’s special envoy on media freedom.
The high-profile human rights lawyer, who is married to George Clooney, submitted her letter of resignation to Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab in protest of what she called the government’s “lamentable” intention to “break international law” with the Internal Market Bill. She wrote, “Very sadly.
Amal Clooney Quits UK Special Envoy Role
But she said the government’s attempts to pass the Internal Market Bill, which passed its first hurdle in the Commons last week, made her position “untenable”.