Case archive



Prisoner recalled from community release on two previous occasions fails in challenge of decision not to release him on licence

A prisoner who challenged a decision of the Parole Board that he should not be released from prison on licence has had his petition for judicial review of the decision refused by the Outer House of the Court of Session.

Court of Session Outer House 8 September 2021

Company fails in claim to recover payment from ex-employee who fell for £200,000 ‘whaling fraud’ 

A publishing company which sued a former employee for more than £100,000 after she fell victim to a “whaling fraud” has failed in a legal action to recover the funds.

Court of Session Outer House 19 November 2019