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the euro is legal tender in the UK

Umm, wouldn't that require an Act of Parliament?

And don't merchants still have the right to refuse to accept euros as payment?

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by dvx (dvx.clt št gmail dotcom) on Thu Apr 23rd, 2009 at 03:46:59 AM EST
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Right. Just because some merchants accept it doesn't mean it is legal tender.

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by Migeru (migeru at eurotrib dot com) on Thu Apr 23rd, 2009 at 04:35:04 AM EST
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