July Edinburgh Libertarian Meetup

July Edinburgh Libertarian Meetup

Edinburgh Libertarian Meetup, at 2pm, Sunday 15th of July 2012.

The Cloisters,
26 Brougham Street,
Edinburgh
EH3 9JH

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General Libertarian Meetup
Updates on the Scottish Libertarian Party
Campaign Plans.

 

 

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Scottish Libertarians – July Meetup (Glasgow)

Scottish Libertarians – July Meetup (Glasgow)

It is time for another meetup of Scottish Libertarians in Glasgow so that party issues can be discussed and of course fun can be had. So if you wish to find out more about the party or want to raise issues please join us as everyone is welcome.

Glasgow Branch
July Meeting
Wednesday the 4th of July @7pm
The Edward G. Wylie (J.D Wetherspoon)
107 Bothwell Street
Glasgow
G2 7EE

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MEET OTHER LIBERTARIANS
POLITICAL DISCUSSION AND GOOD BANTER
ORGANISE ACTIVITY (STALL OR LEAFLET DISTRIBUTION)
INTERNAL PARTY MATTERS
HAVE FUN !

Need more information? Call Nicky on 07927985138

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Another Hurdle Passed For Scottish Libertarian Party

Scottish Libertarian Party Quick Update  

Last week, an agreement was reached with the United Kingdom Libertarian Party (UKLP) for use of the name “libertarian” in Scotland.  The Election Commission had refused to allow us to register our party as the Scottish Libertarian Party because of rules pertaining to similar names that might confuse voters.  The UKLP has kindly agreed to amend their registration so that they will no longer be running for elections in Scotland, thus leaving us free to register the party.

The next step …

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Update from treasurer: On the question of registration

On the question of registration with the electoral commission with the name of a new party “Scottish Libertarians”, as it is too similar to the “Libertarian Party” the official response from the EC as follows.

“extremely unlikely that we would register ‘Scottish Libertarians’ and/or ‘Scottish Libertarian Party’ on the basis that it would be ‘likely’ to confuse the elector under part 4 (a) (ii) of PPERA”

The only way we can register the “Scottish libertarian” name is by the “Libertarian party” voluntarily changing its registration …

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Scottish Libertarians – Where We Are

There are a few big announcements to make and the first is the National Council of Representatives (NCR) for the Scottish Libertarians has been quite busy laying the foundations for the party.

The working draft for the Scottish Libertarians manifesto is now available for reading on-line at the website and it has already created a bit of a storm. The official version has to wait until after the first Annual General Meeting where members can debate, argue, re-write, and finally vote on the …

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Formation Process Meetup Elects Leaders

On March the 21st, an online meetup was held among activists involved in the formation of the Scottish Libertarians as a political party. The online meetup via skype resulted in the election of the following individuals to the positions indicated below:

Leader: Logan Scott
Chairman: Barry Lyndon
Treasurer: John Watson
Media/Communications: Indie Venture
Membership Secretary: Nicholas Kriisa

*THESE POSITIONS WILL BE OPEN TO CHALLENGES AT THE FIRST AGM OF THE PARTY IN APPROXIMATELY ONE YEARS TIME*

 

 

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Another Small Step Forward In Creating Scottish Libertarians Party

Formation stage of the Scottish Libertarians is nearly over with final meeting(s) being held over the next week. We hope with in the next few weeks to announce the new Scottish Libertarians (to be) party constitution and team which will leader the party for the next year. To get involved in in the formation process please join us on facebook

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