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Salmond QC facing disciplinary probe after naming accusers on public transport

3 monthes ago   |   By Herald Scotland

ALEX Salmond's lead defence lawyer is facing a disciplinary probe after being overheard discussing the case on public transport, including the names of two complainers whose anonymity is protected by law.
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