A woman found guilty of attempted murder who claimed that the trial judge misdirected the jury by failing to give directions on provocation has had her appeal against conviction rejected.
Criminal Appeal Court — 11 October 2018
The Supreme Court has ruled a bakery's refusal to supply a cake iced with the message ‘Support Gay Marriage’ was not discriminatory on the grounds of sexual orientation, as the refusal was based on the message and not to any particular person.
UK Supreme Court — 10 October 2018
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
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