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Mon May 24, 2021, 12:49 PM

Scottish government facing new pressure to investigate Trump golf course purchases: report

Source: The Hill

Avaaz, a U.S.-based global activism group, has filed a petition in Scotland's highest civil court asking for a review of the Scottish government's recent decision to not seek an "unexplained wealth order" looking into former President Trump's Scottish golf course, Reuters reports.

The petition from Avaaz was served to Scotland's government on Monday.

The Scottish Parliament in February voted 89-32 against a motion to investigate Trump's golf course, despite calls from lawmakers of the Green Party to ask for an unexplained wealth order.

In its petition, Avaaz alleged that the lawmakers who voted against the order did so due to a flawed legal interpretation, Reuters reports.

Read more: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/politics/scottish-government-facing-new-pressure-to-investigate-trump-golf-course-purchases-report/ar-AAKkueV?li=BBnb7Kz

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