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    .@scotgov is not proposing #scotref now...but when the terms of Brexit clear and before it is too late to choose an alternative path. 1/4

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    Theresa May: "now not the time" for new Scottish independence referendum bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotla…

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    2/4 a section 30 order must be discussed and agreed now to enable that timescale.

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    3/3 If the Tories refuse to do so, they would effectively be blocking Scotland's right to choose when the Brexit terms clear...

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    4/4 this would be undemocratic given @scotgov clear mandate and also proof positive that the Tories fear the verdict of the Scottish people.

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    One last point - if PM thinks we won't know terms of Brexit by autumn next year, she must think her own timetable will fail.

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