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Woman accused of stalking Frankie Boyle ordered to stay away for three years

A woman who allegedly stalked comedian Frankie Boyle for eight months last year has been ordered to ...

Published 19 July 2018

Jenny Dickson: Prognosis for industrial diseases bill is uncertain

Jenny Dickson Jenny Dickson discusses the details of a bill that would give ministers the power ...

Published 17 July 2018

Graeme Hydari: Criminal justice system failing autistic people

Graeme Hydari Autistic people are being let down by the criminal justice system in England and ...

Published 10 July 2018

Amputee charity hits new heights with help from Slater and Gordon

Finding Your Feet, which runs clubs all over the country for people who have lost limbs or were born ...

Published 21 June 2018

Scheme to support victims of violence given Scottish government boost

Michael Matheson More patients affected by violence will be offered support during admission to ...

Published 31 May 2018

Blog: Outer House arguments over lawfulness of abortion treatment at home

Dr Robert Brett Taylor and Dr Adelyn L M Wilson summarise a judicial review case, currently at aviza ...

Published 18 May 2018

Blog: Becoming a solicitor - the long way round

Paul Nevin Paul Nevin, senior solicitor at Moray Council, discusses his alcoholism and belated entr ...

Published 1 May 2018

Parent who harassed head teacher fails in appeal against court orders prohibiting further abuse

A parent who challenged court orders which were imposed upon him after he subjected a retired head t ...

Published 27 April 2018

Sacro offers free travel service to prison visitors

Visiting someone in prison? Sacro can help Edinburgh and Lothian residents with travel to man ...

Published 17 April 2018

Gilson Gray to compete in 'survival challenge' for charity

Gilson Gray Lawyers at Gilson Gray are swapping the legal books for hiking boots as they undertake ...

Published 16 April 2018

Blog: Third party liability insurance – a dog owner's best friend?

Heather Tierney To protect the public, it should be taboo for dog owners not to have third party li ...

Published 10 April 2018

Former hospital consultant found with sub-machine guns jailed

A former hospital consultant who stored a cache of deadly weapons at his home has been jailed for 12 ...

Published 5 April 2018

Scottish court damages claim by relatives of asbestos victim to be determined by English law

The family of a mechanical fitter who died of an asbestos-related illness in England after inhaling ...

Published 23 March 2018

Simon Allison crowned Lawyer of the Year at Scottish Legal Awards 2018

Blackadders' Simon Allison has been named Lawyer of the Year at this year's Scottish Legal Awards. ...

Published 16 March 2018

Husband jailed for culpable homicide over ‘mercy killing’ of terminally wife admonished following appeal

A father-of-two who was sentenced to four years and three months' imprisonment following his convict ...

Published 12 March 2018