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Finnie Urges Action Over Performance of Scottish Police Authority

Local MSP John Finnie, Scottish Greens Justice Spokesperson, has raised further concerns around the performance of the Scottish Police Authority (SPA) at the Justice Sub-Committee on Policing and has urged Michael Matheson the Cabinet Secretary for Justice in the Scottish Government to take action. 404 more words

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Finnie Secures Commitment on Jobs' Dispersal

Local MSP John Finnie, Scottish Greens, has secured agreement from the Justice Secretary in the Scottish Government, Michael Matheson, that as a general principle public bodies should seek to disperse personnel to areas like Inverness. 134 more words

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Finnie Calls for Police Action on Wildlife Crime

Local MSP John Finnie Scottish Green Justice spokesperson  has called on Police Scotland to play “the lead role in tacking wildlife crime”.

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Finnie Winning Employment Protections for Serving Police Officers

Local MSP John Finnie, Scottish Greens, today won an important commitment during a discussion about the Railway Policing (Scotland) Bill. John Finnie, who was himself a serving police officer is a member of the cross party Justice Committee. 225 more words

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John Finnie: "Chair of Scottish Police Authority should consider his position."

Local MSP John Finnie, Scottish Greens has responded to a report on governance of the Scottish Police Authority (SPA) by Holyrood’s Justice Sub-Committee on Policing. 233 more words

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The great unwashed...

Well it would seem that in Scotland, politically at least, the SNP have become the great unwashed.  No-one wants to work with them.  Arguably, we could agreed that the along with the Greens, Labour and the Liberal Democrats, these parties have worked either on the Left or centre Left.   320 more words


Scottish Greens will not contest Orkney & Shetland #GE17

The Highlands and Islands Branch of the Scottish Green Party has announced that it will not be fielding a candidate in the Orkney & Shetland Constituency for the General election to be held on Thursday June 8th. 242 more words

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