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  • Nicola Sturgeon: There's no rational reason for Westminster to block indyref2 - The National

    Nicola Sturgeon: There's no rational reason for Westminster to block indyref2 - The National;

    NICOLA Sturgeon has told the Prime Minister there is “no rational reason” for her to block an independence referendum. The message was included in the letter the First Minister wrote to Theresa May with a formal request for a Section 30 order, the ...and more »

  • Sturgeon to UK: We'll do “Indyref2” with or without you - Hot Air

    As Theresa May tries to put together the best deal for Brexit possible over the next two years, she faces a potential large loss of leverage from within the UK as Scotland agitates for a new independence referendum. “For a prime minister who on ...and more »

  • EU delay on Brexit trade deal hits Sturgeon's referendum timetable - The Guardian

    EU delay on Brexit trade deal hits Sturgeon's referendum timetable - The Guardian;

    Saltire, union jack and EU flags flutter in the wind outside the Scottish parliament. Photograph: Getty. Article 50. EU delay on Brexit trade deal hits Sturgeon's referendum timetable. Insistence that trade deal follow British exit stymies Scottish ...and more »

  • Scottish leader demands independence vote - SBS

    Scottish leader demands independence vote - SBS;

    Scotland's leader Nicola Sturgeon has written to Prime Minister Theresa May demanding Scots be given a second self-determination vote. Source: AAP. 1 Apr 2017 - 6:52 AM UPDATED 3 HOURS AGO ...and more »

  • Scotland's first minister formally requests second independence referendum - TVNZ

    Scotland's first minister formally requested a second referendum on independence today, declaring that Scots have the right to exercise their right of self-determination. Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon in the Drawing Room of Bute House ...and more »

  • Scotland makes request for independence vote - Gulf Times

    The Scottish government yesterday formally asked Prime Minister Theresa May for a second referendum on independence, deepening a constitutional crisis sparked by the Brexit vote. First Minister Nicola Sturgeon wrote a letter to May telling her that ...and more »

  • SNP's Nicola Sturgeon ISSUES formal demand for new Scottish referendum - Daily Star

    SNP's Nicola Sturgeon ISSUES formal demand for new Scottish referendum - Daily Star;

    And Ms Sturgeon insisted there was “no rational reason” for Westminster to block the bid. In a video message posted by the Scottish Government on Twitter, she said: “The next two years are hugely important for Scotland because they will determine the ...and more »

  • Two leaders, two visions, two aims - BBC News

    Two leaders. Two different aims. Expressed in two different letters. And two very different images to accompany those missives. The First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has now formally requested the powers from Westminster to hold a referendum on ...and more »

  • Scotland makes official bid for new independence vote - Deutsche Welle

    Scotland makes official bid for new independence vote - Deutsche Welle;

    Scottish leader Nicola Sturgeon has petitioned Prime Minister May for a new referendum as soon as possible. As the Brexit process begins, Scots are seeking a way to remain in the European Union. Schottland, Erste Ministerin Nicola Sturgeon (Reuters/A.and more »

  • Scotland formally requests second referendum on independence from UK - JURIST

    Scotland formally requests second referendum on independence from UK - JURIST;

    [JURIST] UK Prime Minister Theresa May [official website] has acknowledged receipt of a signed letter [text] from Scotland First Minister Nicola Sturgeon [official website] formally demanding a second referendum on Scotland's independence from the UK.and more »