Alex Salmond has pulled out of a planned appearance before MSPs after a dramatic day left the Scottish Parliament facing a “crisis of credibility”.
Scottish Parliamentary Corporate Body
The Scottish Parliament has been contacted by the Crown Office after it published inquiry evidence from Alex Salmond.
A row has erupted over an SNP MSP's claims that a decision to publish Alex Salmond's evidence could jeopardise the anonymity of complainers.
Alex Salmond's written evidence to a Holyrood inquiry will finally be published, after a ruling by the Scottish Parliamentary Corporate Body that drew a coruscating response from one SNP MSP.
Alex Salmond's appearance before a committee of MSPs has been thrown into fresh doubt after a majority again voted against publishing his evidence.
A Holyrood committee investigating the botched handling of complaints against Alex Salmond has voted to not publish his submissions, despite a court ruling.