Iain Macwhirter: It beggars belief that the senior civil servants in the Salmond case are still in their jobs

  Herald Scotland 
HE was supposed to just go quietly. Admit his personal failings. Beg tearful forgiveness for the sexual harassment of which he had been accused, and then disappear into shamed oblivion. Alex Salmond’s downfall last March had all the makings of a #Me Too show trial – Scotland’s answer to Harvey Weinstein. But it didn’t go quite to plan. Instead, the Scottish Government found itself in the dock last
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