Alex Salmond arriving at the high court in Edinburgh on Monday, as he was cleared on 13 charges of sexual offences against nine women. Photograph: Andrew Milligan/PA Wire

Alex Salmond, the former first minister of Scotland, has been acquitted on all charges of sexual assault, in a decision which has sent shockwaves thro(...)

Former Scottish first minister Alex Salmond departs Edinburgh High Court. Photograph: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty

Alex Salmond, Scotland’s former first minister, has been accused of being a “sexual predator” who abused his power to sexually assault women for perso(...)

Former Scottish first minister Alex Salmond: has pleaded not guilty to 14 charges, including attempted rape and other sexual and indecent assaults, against a total of 10 women. Photograph: Jane Barlow/PA

Former Scottish first minister Alex Salmond imitated a zombie before kissing and touching a political party worker against her will during a late-nigh(...)

Former Scottish first minister Alex Salmond arrives at the High Court in Edinburgh for the second day of his trial over accusations of sexual assault, including one of attempted rape. Photograph: Jane Barlow/PA Wire

A key witness in the Alex Salmond trial has rejected an accusation that she fabricated claims he assaulted and attempted to rape her when he was the S(...)

Former Scottish first minister  Alex Salmond: “I refute these allegations of criminality and I will defend myself to the utmost in court,” he said.  Photograph:   Andy Buchanan/AFP via Getty Images

Alex Salmond, former first minister of Scotland and one of the most important figures in modern Scottish politics, appeared in court on Thursday to fa(...)