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Calls for Holyrood to have powers to remove MSPs

7 September 2013 Last updated at 15:49 BST

Scotland's First Minister has asked the UK government to give Holyrood the powers to remove members of the Scottish parliament.

Alex Salmond is calling for a change in the law following the conviction of the MSP for Dunfermline, Bill Walker, who was found guilty of domestic abuse last month.

Catriona Renton reports.