Alex Salmond’s legal team planned to call Nicola Sturgeon as a defence witness in his trial but she asked to be excused because she was leading the response to the coronavirus pandemic.

Mr Salmond’s legal team had asked his successor as First Minister to be a potential witness and give evidence at the trial at the High Court in Edinburgh.

However, it is understood that during the last week...
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