Scottish govt eyes October 2023 referendum

Updated June 28 2022 - 2:36pm, first published 2:30pm
Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon says a referendum will be referred to the UK Supreme Court.

Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has announced plans for a second referendum to be held on Scottish independence in October next year, vowing to take legal action to ensure a vote if the United Kingdom government tries to block it.



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