A prisoner serving a life sentence who submitted freedom of information requests for information he believed would help prove his innocence has had a petition for judicial review of the decision not to grant him legal aid refused.
Court of Session Outer House 17 July 2020
A citizen of El Salvador who claimed that he would be a victim of organised crime if he was deported from the UK has failed to petition for a judicial review of the decision to deport him.
Court of Session Outer House 17 June 2020
A company that was formed to complete a development of 55 residential apartments at a site near the Portobello Kilns in Edinburgh, has had its petition to amend a Deed of Conditions.
Court of Session Outer House 11 June 2020
A prisoner in HMP Glenochil serving nearly 20 years in custody has been refused permission for judicial review of a decision of the Scottish Ministers not to move him into less secure prison conditions.
Court of Session Outer House 22 May 2020
The widow of a man who died from cardiac arrest the day after he was discharged from hospital has been unsuccessful in an action for damages arising from medical negligence.
Court of Session Outer House 12 May 2020
A developer of commercial wind farms that applied for planning permission for a wind farm within the consultation zone of the Eskdalemuir Seismic Array has succeeded in petitioning the court for a time extension to begin proceedings for judicial review.
Court of Session Outer House 21 April 2020
Afghan student’s application for indefinite leave to remain dismissed, but judge calls on Home Office to reconsider
A student from Afghanistan who has lived in the UK for more than five years has had a legal challenge against a decision to refuse her application for indefinite leave to remain dismissed.
Court of Session Outer House 11 February 2020
A former forestry worker who sued two companies which manufactured the components used in his hip replacements 10 years ago has had his action for damages dismissed.
Court of Session Outer House 27 November 2019
A couple from Falkirk have succeeded in getting a proof before answer in their case against a whisky company.
Court of Session Outer House 16 August 2019
Two asylum seekers who claimed that it was “unlawful” for their housing provider to evict them by changing the locks to their homes without first obtaining a court order for their removal have had their legal challenges dismissed.
Court of Session Outer House 17 April 2019
An environmental campaign group which sought reduction of a decision by Aberdeen City Council to grant planning permission for the development of a new stadium for Aberdeen Football Club have had their legal challenge dismissed.
Court of Session Outer House 4 March 2019
Foreign nationals successfully challenge decisions to refuse leave to remain applications over ‘errors’ in declared earnings
Two foreign nationals whose applications for indefinite leave to remain in the United Kingdom were refused because of discrepancies in their declared earnings have successfully challenged the decisions.
Court of Session Outer House 31 January 2019
A man who claimed he was struck by a car when he was a primary school boy more than 50 years ago in an accident which he could not remember and of which there was almost no evidence has had has claim for £650,000 in damages against a Scottish local authority dismissed.
Court of Session Outer House 25 January 2019
Judge allows personal injury claim against Police Scotland to proceed despite ‘inordinate and inexcusable delay’
A woman who was injured in a road traffic accident when a car she was travelling in was struck by a police van is suing Police Scotland for damages.
Court of Session Outer House 7 January 2019
Court of Session Outer House 5 September 2018