Alex Salmond believes women consented to sexual contact, jury hears

This post was originally published on this siteAlex Salmond believed three of the women who accuse him of sexual assault and intent to rape had consented to sexual contact, the jury at his trial

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Scottish government ‘tried to challenge publication of Mackay story’

This post was originally published on this siteThe Sun says Nicola Sturgeon’s office raised concerns about intrusion into Derek Mackay’s private life. Severin Carrell Scotland editor.

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Derek Mackay’s resignation may derail SNP’s policy agenda

This post was originally published on this siteNicola Sturgeon has been confronted by two misconduct cases involving ministers since becoming party leader, but the sudden resignation of her

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Huge rise in Scotland’s deer cull needed to protect land, says report

This post was originally published on this siteAn expert report has … Click here to read full article

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Scotland told it risks missing climate target without urgent action

This post was originally published on this siteThe Scottish government has been warned it will miss its next climate target after failing to take sufficiently radical and urgent action. The

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Alex Salmond appears in court on attempted rape charge

This post was originally published on this siteAlex Salmond, the former first minister of Scotland, has appeared in court accused of attempting to rape a woman at Bute House, the Georgian

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Trump firm settles legal bill over Scottish windfarm dispute

This post was originally published on this siteThe Trump Organization has settled a £225,000 legal bill with the Scottish government after it lost a long court battle against a windfarm

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Campaigners ask court to prepare letter to request Brexit delay

This post was originally published on this siteAnti-Brexit campaigners ask Scottish court of session to act to prevent Boris Johnson circumventing Benn act. Brexit latest news – live

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Trump firm ‘refusing to pay’ legal bill for windfarm case

This post was originally published on this siteScottish government says US president’s company has not accepted bill of tens of thousands of pounds. Severin Carrell Scotland editor. Tue 8

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Scottish government extends ban on fracking

This post was originally published on this siteThe Scottish government has extended its ban on fracking after ministers confirmed it would not grant permission for any onshore drilling projects.

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