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Sturgeon tells Covid MP to resign

Ferrier in the Commons on Monday, presumably just before she received her positive test result (credit: Parliament TV)

Things have gone from bad to pretty much as grim as things can get for an MP — isolating back in Scotland, Margaret Ferrier has been told to resign from parliament by her (now former) party leader Nicola Sturgeon. 

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