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65,000 job losses doesn’t constitute an employment crisis, according to SNP MSP

This article first appeared on Liberal Democrat Voice One of the weirdest things about Scotland at the moment is that there is no great sense of an asteroid, let alone a bullet, being dodged. The SNP’s predictions about oil prices, … Continue reading

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Alison McInnes finds yet another Police Scotland civil liberties infringement

Police Scotland have been caught uploading custody shots of people who may not ever even be convicted or have even been charged to the national police database and then searching it using facial recognition technology. Over 600,000 photos of almost … Continue reading

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The worst ever speech by a Justice Minister? (aka Why is Kenny MacAskill still in a job?)

It’s taken me till the more mellow part of a Saturday evening (well, actually, it’s not that mellow, as I’ve yet to crack open the vino) to read Justice Secretary Kenny MacAskill’s closing speech from Thursday’s Parliamentary Stage 1 debate … Continue reading

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