Scots Crowdfunding Drive For Independence Pulled

After losing 21 of the 56 seats it had won in the 2015 general election, the Scottish National Party of the United Kingdom abruptly took down its independence vote crowdfunding website after raising almost half of its £1 million goal.

The SNP has not indicated what will be done with the funds raised or whether the website will go live again in the future.

Many commentators believe that the Scottish drive for independence in the face of Brexit is now pretty much dead.

Just as in the rest of the UK, things are in a bit of turmoil up north as well.
https://stv.tv/news/politics/1391116-snp-shuts-down-online-fundraising-drive-for-indyref2/

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I am a corporate/securities attorney in the Washington, DC area. Prior to joining the firm, I was a Senior Attorney Advisor in the Division of Corporation Finance at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. I am a member of the Bars of the States of Maryland, New York and the District of Columbia. You can also follow this blog on LinkedIn at: http://www.linkedin.com/pub/jeffrey-a-koeppel/0/63/5a9
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