Half-sister of Clutha helicopter crash pilot refused permission to participate in fatal accident inquiry
The Sheriff Principal of Glasgow and Strathkelvin has published his reasons for refusing an application to participate in the fatal accident inquiry into the Clutha helicopter crash by the half-sister of the pilot who died in the disaster.
Sheriff Court — 30 November 2018
Personal Injury Court refuses health board’s bid to remit medical negligence case to Court of Session
A Scottish health board which is being sued by a patient for £1.5 million has had an application to remit the clinical negligence claim against it to the Court of Session dismissed.
Sheriff Court — 1 November 2018
Man granted contact order with daughters and divorce from wife who falsely accused him of raping her
A man whose wife made a false rape allegation against him and moved away with their children has been granted a divorce and a contact order in a case in which the sheriff found the children's negative views of their father were not independently formed and that the mother's witnesses, among them a head teacher, were unreliable.
Sheriff Court — 16 October 2018
A former St Andrews university student who claimed she was raped by a man during a drunken night out has successfully sued him for £80,000 in damages after raising a civil action.
Sheriff Court — 8 October 2018
Sheriff Court — 25 September 2018
Sheriff Court — 17 September 2018
Sheriff Court — 6 September 2018
Sheriff Court — 8 August 2018
Case against women accused of ‘threatening and abusive behaviour’ dropped after police destroyed CCTV evidence
Sheriff Court — 1 August 2018
Sheriff Court — 4 July 2018
A former advisor to officials of President Vladimir Putin who was convicted in absence of fraud and wanted on other fraud charges has successfully challenged a request for his extradition to Russia.
Sheriff Court — 15 June 2018
A woman who fell over a large stone while walking in the grounds of a Scottish estate has had her action for damages dismissed.
Sheriff Court — 1 June 2018
Sheriff Court — 8 May 2018
A licensing board’s decision to refuse an application to allow adult cinema-goers to take alcoholic drinks in with them while watching any film has been overturned following an appeal.
Sheriff Court — 6 March 2018