The war between Alex Salmond and Nicola Sturgeon could be catastrophic for the SNP

If the sexual misconduct allegations against Salmond are not proven, his successor will be left helplessly exposed. 

Let’s be clear. If Alex Salmond is, as he insists, innocent of the sexual misconduct allegations levelled against him then he deserves every sympathy. He may be a divisive figure, but being accused of crimes you did not commit is an appalling state of affairs.

He was, plainly, within his rights to legally challenge the process used by the Scottish government to investigate the complaints made against him by two female civil servants. This week a court ruled the process had been...
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2019-01-11 14:42
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