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Scotland talks: Is federalism the answer?

David Cameron could oversee the creation of a "quasi-federal" United Kingdom

By David Torrance  

Prime Minister David Cameron (left) meets Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon (right) in Edinburgh. ©Jane Barlow/PA Wire/Press Association Images

During the recent general election campaign the Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said again and again that she wanted to “lock” David Cameron out of Downing Street, and that even were the Conservatives to emerge as the largest party she’d “never” do deals with them.

Obviously the surprise formation of a majority…

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