Calls for MSP to quit after domestic assault conviction

Aug 23, 2013, 01:41 PM

There has been condemnation of Dunfermline MSP Bill Walker after his conviction on 23 counts of assault against his three former wives: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-edinburgh-east-fife-23804575

All of the political parties have urged him to stand down from the Scottish Parliament and there have been calls for a change in the rules to force him to go.

Our Scotland correspondent Colin Blane explained the background to this story for BBC Radio 4's The World At One.