Alister Jack

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Stoking a culture war? No, Nicola Sturgeon, this is about balancing conflicting rights | Sonia Sodha
Scottish gender reform plans jeopardise legal protections for women

Sonia Sodha

21, Jan, 2023 @7:00 PM

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Nicola Sturgeon says Scotland secretary is acting like a governor general
First minister says Alister Jack’s block on gender law marks ‘new and more dangerous phase for devolution’

Libby Brooks Scotland corespondent

20, Jan, 2023 @9:46 AM

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Labour’s UK and Scottish leaders try to end row over gender recognition bill
Head of Scottish party Anas Sarwar says there is no disagreement with Keir Starmer over transgender rights reform

Libby Brooks, Kiran Stacey and Pippa Crerar

18, Jan, 2023 @5:36 PM

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Misogyny hidden in plain uniformed sight – but Braverman pulls her punches over the Met
Sex offender David Carrick is sacked. But will heads roll under the home secretary or many more officers slip under the radar?

John Crace

17, Jan, 2023 @7:48 PM

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Westminster block on Scotland’s gender recognition bill may be gift to the SNP
While young transgender Scots express anger and frustration at intervention, critics doubt the looming legal battle will bring any more clarity

Libby Brooks Scotland correspondent

17, Jan, 2023 @7:18 PM

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Court battle looms as UK ministers block Scottish gender recognition law
Nicola Sturgeon says her government will ‘vigorously defend’ legislation by seeking judicial review of decision

Peter Walker and Libby Brooks

17, Jan, 2023 @4:23 PM

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Rishi Sunak blocks Scotland’s gender recognition legislation
UK ministers to use provisions in Scotland Act to block legislation making it easier for transgender people to self-identify

Pippa Crerar and Libby Brooks

16, Jan, 2023 @6:05 PM

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Sunak government threatens to block Scottish gender recognition law
Ministers considering ‘nuclear option’ after MSPs overwhelmingly back bill on transgender rights

Libby Brooks and Peter Walker

22, Dec, 2022 @11:08 PM

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Whitehall chief looking at whether to stop civil service work on Scotland vote
Scotland secretary tells MPs Simon Case is considering issue related to would-be independence referendum

Rowena Mason Whitehall editor

28, Nov, 2022 @9:22 PM

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Robert Jenrick says migrants with diphtheria symptoms will no longer be dispersed around country – as it happened
Immigration minister confirms 50 cases of diphtheria linked to Manston asylum accommodation

Andrew Sparrow

28, Nov, 2022 @5:40 PM

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Hundreds gather at Holyrood after Scottish government loses independence referendum case – UK politics live
Rallies in Edinburgh and across country after ruling says Scottish parliament cannot hold independence referendum without Westminster approval

Nadeem Badshah (now) ,Andrew Sparrow (earlier)

23, Nov, 2022 @8:59 PM

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Who has Boris Johnson nominated for peerages?
Ex-PM has selected more than a dozen of his closest allies to head to the Lords. Here are some of the key figures

Aletha Adu Political correspondent

08, Nov, 2022 @7:26 PM

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