Richard Leonard has told Labour leadership contenders that the Scottish party will decide the position on independence.
Legal advice commissioned by a pro-independence group has suggested there are “good arguments” to be made for holding a second referendum without UK Government approval.
Scottish Labour has agreed to conduct a review of the losses it sustained in the general election, despite talk the party was poised to support a second independence referendum.
Tens of thousands are expected to march through Glasgow today on a march in support of Scottish independence.
There should be “no question” of Labour opposing a second Scottish independence referendum if there is a mandate to hold one, a candidate for the party’s leadership has said.
Winning a second referendum on Scottish independence is “all about gentle persuasion”, SNP MP Pete Wishart has said.
A Scottish Labour MP who lost his seat in the election says a Scottish independence referendum should be held next year.
Nicola Sturgeon will curl up with a novel or 10 this Christmas.
Nicola Sturgeon has insisted “democracy must and will prevail” as she confirmed she has now written to Boris Johnson formally requesting the power for Holyrood to hold a second independence referendum.
Boris Johnson holds a “losing hand” when it comes to a second Scottish independence referendum, Ian Blackford has warned.
Final Scotland results map: SNP win big as Sturgeon hails ‘renewed and refreshed’ mandate for indyref2
The SNP has made big gains across Scotland, with Nicola Sturgeon saying the country had sent a "clear message" on a second independence referendum.