Case archive



Outer House awards £290,000 in damages to family of man who died in diving boat accident

The family of a 50-year-old man who died after having an accident on a diving boat near Cape Wrath have been awarded £290,000 in damages by a judge in the Outer House of the Court of Session.

Court of Session Outer House 13 September 2021

Outer House judge permits out-of-time petition challenging Scottish Ministers’ failure to investigate Donald Trump’s Scottish assets

A judge in the Outer House of the Court of Session has permitted a petition by a US-based non-profit organisation for judicial review of the approach taken by the Scottish Ministers in applying for Unexplained Wealth Orders to proceed.

Court of Session Outer House 13 August 2021