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Peter Murrell’s re-arrest has plunged the SNP into crisis

19 April 2024

8:22 PM

19 April 2024

8:22 PM

There is what can only be described as a mood of despair in SNP circles following the news that the former party chief executive Peter Murrell, husband of Nicola Sturgeon, has been re-arrested and charged with ’embezzlement of funds from the Scottish National party’. It is the latest shocking twist in the long-running investigation into SNP fund-raising and finances called Operation Branchform.

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