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23 July 2014 Last updated at 19:03 ET

Killers seek to overturn voting banScottish and UK flags

The UK Supreme Court is to be asked to overturn the ban on convicted prisoners being able to vote in the Scottish independence referendum.

Alex Salmond and David CameronLeaders hail Glasgow 2014 legacy

The Prime Minister David Cameron and First Minister Alex Salmond have been focusing on the legacy of the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

OrangemanOrange Order 'pro-UK' march approved

The Orange Order is given permission to hold a pro-Union march in Edinburgh five days before the Scottish independence referendum.

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    Why is Scotland having an independence referendum?

  • Big debateTake part

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  • Referend-erm? questionGot a question?

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  • Saltire and union flagJoin in

    Apply to take part in a TV referendum debate

  • Ballot boxQ&A

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