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US: Police who tasered 87-year-old woman with dementia say their actions were 'justified'

An 87-year-old woman who was cutting dandelions near her home in rural Georgia was tasered by police ...

Published 17 August 2018

Tumbling Lassie operetta opens at the Fringe

The Tumbling Lassie operetta is running at the Fringe from today until August 20. A Fringe premie ...

Published 17 August 2018

Hair-raising visit to Faculty for Malawian girls!

Six young stars of the Malawian Youth Choir took time out from performances at The Royal Edinburgh ...

Published 17 August 2018

And finally... traviata torture

A woman who tormented her neighbours by blasting opera music for 16 years has been arrested. Eva N ...

Published 17 August 2018

New legal power proposed in Scotland to tackle blight of vacant and derelict land

A new Compulsory Sales Order (CSO) power could tackle the blight of abandoned buildings and parcels ...

Published 16 August 2018

Neo-Nazi in possession of explosives equipment convicted of terrorism offences

A 35-year-old man has been jailed for 12 years after being convicted of terrorism offences. The Hig ...

Published 16 August 2018

Iain Livingstone appointed Chief Constable of Police Scotland

Iain Livingstone Justice Secretary Humza Yousaf has welcomed the appointment of a new Chief Con ...

Published 16 August 2018

Balfour+Manson promotes internal talent

Pictured (L-R): Michaela Guthrie, Graeme Thomson, Lauren Smith and Ross Forrest Balfour+Manson ...

Published 16 August 2018

Scullion LAW announces appointments

Pictured (clockwise from back left): Nicholas Scullion, Nicholas Jonathan Scullion, Nigel Sculli ...

Published 16 August 2018

Anderson Strathern lawyers recognised in Legal 500 Hall of Fame

Pictured (L-R): Alun Thomas, Fiona Killen and John Mitchell Anderson Strathern has had three of ...

Published 16 August 2018

Privy Council judgment in Trinidad and Tobago appeal to be published today

The Honourable Chief Justice of Trinidad and Tobago Mr Justice Ivor Archie O.R.T.T. (Appel ...

Published 16 August 2018

Lawyer in Netflix hit The Staircase to host evening in Glasgow this October

Defence lawyer David Rudolf, the attorney for Michael Peterson in the hit Netflix documentary series ...

Published 16 August 2018

Everest in Dunoon: Law lecturer Martin Jones scales Bishop's Seat in memory of his son, Olly

Martin Jones Glasgow Caledonian University law lecturer Martin Jones is currently scaling Bisho ...

Published 16 August 2018

And finally... moo-ve over

Permission has been granted for cows to visit nudist beaches during the heatwave to cool down, despi ...

Published 16 August 2018

Judge dismisses legal challenge against Scots law approving abortions at home

Campaigners who claimed that legislation allowing woman to terminate pregnancies by taking abortion ...

Published 16 August 2018