Sturgeon says it is 'inconceivable' PM could try to block new independence vote
Ms Sturgeon said Scotland had found itself in a position it did not want to be in as a result of the Brexit vote and she could not see how the Government at Westminster could justify refusing them another chance to leave the UK.
Her comments follow her announcement on Thursday at the SNP conference that consultation is to begin next week on legislation for a second referendum.
With Scotland having voted strongly to remain in the European Union, she said the Holyrood Parliament was entitled to protect the interests of the Scottish people in the light of the overall UK vote to leave.... read more
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