Case archive



Planning appeal challenging building of house in sight of listed building refused

The proprietors of an 18th-century house in the Argyll and Bute area have had their appeal against the decision not to reduce a grant of planning permission to erect a house near the property refused.

Court of Session Outer House 15 June 2020

Scot wanted by USA successfully challenges UK government’s ‘unlawful’ failure to provide ‘forum bar’ defence to extradition

A Scot wanted by the FBI over an alleged shares scam has successfully challenged a decision by the UK Government to delay the introduction of a possible defence to his extradition to the USA.

Court of Session Outer House 13 December 2018

Indian restaurant operator fails in legal challenge after losing licence over foreign workers

An Indian restaurant owner whose licence to employ overseas workers was revoked has failed in a legal challenge against the decision.

Court of Session Outer House 14 November 2016

Prisoner wins appeal for governor to reconsider request for personal computer

“Limbs in the loch” killer William Beggs has successfully challenged a decision by prison governors to refuse his requests to have a personal computer in jail.

Court of Session Outer House 4 November 2016