It has been proposed that courts in Scotland should be open on Saturdays, primarily as a means of tackling alcohol-related crimes. Kenny MacAskill, chairing the Scottish Police Board, discussed the proposal at a recent consultation.
The NationalLetters I: Blair should be brought to book in Scottish court says Jim SillarsThe NationalThat leaves only Scotland, where we have an SNP Government which can act with a new war crimes act incorporating aggression into Scots law and making it retrospective to 2001. Retrospective legislation is repugnant, but that view has to be […]
ScotsmanChris Marshall: MacAskill's book giving successor a headacheScotsman... attempted to broker some kind of deal, Mr MacAskill said: “The decision on Megrahi was mine to take and mine alone – and I did so according to the due process and practice of Scots Law, without regard to economic, diplomatic, or any other ...and more »
TheBlaze.comChurch of Scotland Votes to Allow Pastors Who Are in Gay Marriages — but There's a TwistTheBlaze.com“In some ways we crossed the Rubicon last year when it was agreed that kirk sessions could call someone in a civil partnership and for many people what today was about was simply tidying up and making the law […]