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

Survey seeks to understand violence against the legal profession

Lorna Jack Following Scottish Legal News' editorial on attacks on solicitors, members of the pr ...

Published 15 August 2018

British citizens in EU launch court challenge against Brexit

British citizens living in other EU countries have launched a court challenge against Br ...

Published 15 August 2018

Roddy Dunlop QC: The problem with internal instruction of solicitor-advocates

Roddy Dunlop QC The legal profession in Scotland is in the midst of a regulatory review, overse ...

Published 15 August 2018

Twenty-two advocates appointed standing junior counsel to Advocate General for Scotland

Andrew Webster Twenty-two members of Faculty of Advocates have been appointed standing jun ...

Published 15 August 2018

EU gives Poland one month to reverse controversial judicial reforms before facing CJEU

The European Commission has given Poland one month to take measures to undo co ...

Published 15 August 2018

Young people at risk of offending to receive better early intervention and support services

Humza Yousaf Young people at risk of being drawn into serious offending will receive more c ...

Published 15 August 2018

Macdonald Henderson advises HALO Scotland on partnership with CGI 

Fraser Morrison Macdonald Henderson has advised HALO Scotland on its partnership with CGI a glo ...

Published 15 August 2018

England: Solicitor who headbutted friend at sons' rugby match struck off

A solicitor who left a man with permanent sight damage after headbutting him at a youth rugby match ...

Published 15 August 2018

And finally... bang to rites

A woman has availed herself of the ancient Norman rite of Clameur de Haro in an attempt to stop the ...

Published 15 August 2018