Scottish Conservative MP Ross Thomson has referred himself to a party disciplinary panel after denying media reports that he was asked to leave a House of Commons bar due to ‘sexual touching’ of other drinkers.
An investigation into whether First Minister Nicola Sturgeon broke rules on ministerial conduct during the investigation into alleged sexual misconduct by Alex Salmond has been delayed, the Scottish Government announced today.
Nicola Sturgeon will face her weekly grilling from opposition leaders and MSPs this afternoon as she attempts to bounce back from what has been a difficult start to the year for her Government and her party
Former Justice Secretary Kenny MacAskill has called on SNP Chief Executive Peter Murrell to ‘move on’ from the party as he again criticised senior figures over their handling of complaints of sexual misconduct allegations levelled at Alex Salmond.
Nicola Sturgeon could face some of her most difficult days and weeks as First Minister as pressure increases on the SNP leader to refer herself to an investigation over her handling of the Alex Salmond case.