Salmond: 'Vindicated' by Leveson

Help

The Scottish first minister has said he had been completely vindicated by the Leveson Report into press behaviour.

Lord Justice Leveson said Alex Salmond's contacts with Rupert Murdoch and his company were motivated by a desire to boost Scottish jobs.

But opposition leaders claimed Mr Salmond was "tainted" by his association with the Murdochs, and he was not fit to lead a cross-party search for a Scottish solution.

BBC Scotland's political editor Brian Taylor reports.

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.