An Indian man whose application for leave to remain in the UK based on his marriage to a British woman was refused has successfully challenged the decision.
Court of Session Outer House 26 July 2019
Judge rejects father’s bid to return cancer-stricken daughter to Ireland after ruling child was ‘habitually resident’ with mother in Scotland
An Irish father-of-one who claimed that his estranged Scottish wife had unlawfully retained their daughter in Scotland after the child underwent emergency cancer treatment here has had an application for a court order for the toddler’s return to Ireland dismissed.
Court of Session Outer House 14 January 2019
Sunken tug boat owners ordered to pay £400,000 clean-up costs after judge dismisses damages claim against MoD
The owners of a tug boat who sued the Ministry of Defence for “negligence” after the vessel sank having been attached to an MoD buoy have had the damages claim dismissed and been ordered to pay the more than £400,000 for the cost of the clean-up operation.
Court of Session Outer House 19 December 2018
Grandmother successfully challenges Home Secretary’s decision to dismiss UK family life claim as ‘clearly unfounded’
Court of Session Outer House 13 September 2018
Court of Session Outer House 16 August 2018
Court of Session Outer House 3 August 2018
Father-of-two secures children’s return to Germany after mother ‘wrongfully retained’ them in Scotland
Court of Session Outer House 2 August 2018
Court of Session Outer House 13 July 2018
A father-of-one has successfully challenged an attempt by his former partner to remove their daughter from Scotland and take her to live in Northern Cyprus.
Court of Session Outer House 24 April 2018
A woman who challenged a confiscation order imposed after her brother was convicted of drugs offences in an attempt to prevent the sale of a property in Edinburgh of which she claimed to be the “beneficial owner” has had her application rejected.
Court of Session Outer House 9 February 2018
A campaigner who challenged a Scottish local authority’s decision to grant planning permission for a development within a world heritage site has had a petition for judicial review dismissed.
Court of Session Outer House 30 October 2017
The ex-wife of a man found guilty of murder and being concerned in the supply of cannabis is to be removed from her “family home” after a judge granted a proceeds of crime order for administrators to recover the property.
Court of Session Outer House 4 September 2017
A Portuguese man whose daughter was “wrongfully removed” from Portugal to Scotland by her mother has failed in a legal bid to have the 10-year-old girl returned to the country of her birth.
Court of Session Outer House 24 April 2017
A mother-of-one who was seeking a court order to relocate from Scotland to England with her two-year-old son against the wishes of the child’s father has had her application refused.
Court of Session Outer House 13 April 2017
A former prisoner who claimed that the policy of hand-cuffing him when he was escorted from jail to hospital for medical appointments while he was serving his sentence breached his human rights has had a damages claim dismissed.
Court of Session Outer House 8 March 2017