Nicola Sturgeon apologises to complainants for collapse of Alex Salmond investigation
The First Minister has apologised to alleged victims for the bungle that led to the collapse of her government’s investigation into Alex Salmond.
The former SNP leader won his legal challenge on Tuesday over the Scottish Government’s handling of sexual misconduct complaints made against him, after the administration he used to lead conceded defeat.
Ms Sturgeon has stood by her Permanent Secretary Leslie Evans, who was in charge of the probe, in the wake of her former mentor’s call for the country’s most senior civil servant to resign.
It also emerged last night that the SNP leader met with... read more
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