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U.K. Top Court Squelches Scottish Secession Drive

Britain’s Supreme Court ruled Scotland does not have the power to hold another independence referendum. Sturgeon says she is disappointed but would “respect” the judgment.

A demonstrator holds a Scottish flag outside the Supreme Court at London, November 23, 2022.

A demonstrator holds a Scottish flag outside the Supreme Court at London, November 23, 2022. AP/Alberto Pezzali

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