Hate crime bill

Further amendments to Hate Crime Bill welcomed

The Law Society of Scotland has welcomed Justice Secretary Humza Yousaf's amendments to the Hate Crime Bill.

Published 25 November 2020

Yousaf promises to ‘work tirelessly’ to amend hate crime bill

Free speech campaigners have responded to government assurances that contentious hate crime legislation will be amended and also urged MSPs on Holyrood’s Justice Committee to see problem provisions scrapped.

Published 10 September 2020