Young offenders cannot get off ‘scot-free’, appeal judges rule in refusing appeals against custodial sentences
Two teenagers who were given custodial sentences after one pled guilty to behaving in a threatening and abusive manner and the other admitted a charge of assault have had their appeals against the sentences imposed rejected.
High Court of Justiciary — 9 October 2018
A former St Andrews university student who claimed she was raped by a man during a drunken night out has successfully sued him for £80,000 in damages after raising a civil action.
Sheriff Court — 8 October 2018
Judges reject tenant farmers’ application to appeal to UK Supreme Court over compensation claim for human rights breach
Court of Session Inner House — 5 October 2018
Scottish Land Court — 4 October 2018
Criminal Appeal Court — 3 October 2018
Council wins adoption appeal after court rules living with father would be of ‘serious detriment’ to children’s welfare
Sheriff Appeal Court — 2 October 2018
Homeowner loses appeal against recovery of property following decree by default over failure to repay loan
Court of Session Inner House — 1 October 2018
Court of Session Outer House — 28 September 2018
Court of Session Outer House — 27 September 2018
High Court of Justiciary — 26 September 2018
Sheriff Court — 25 September 2018
Criminal Appeal Court — 24 September 2018
A question about whether the United Kingdom’s decision to leave the European Union (EU) can be revoked should be answered by the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU), the Inner House of the Court of Session has ruled.
Court of Session Inner House — 21 September 2018
Sheriff Appeal Court — 20 September 2018
Sheriff Appeal Court — 19 September 2018