The High Court of Justiciary has approved a new sentencing guideline developed by the Scottish Sentencing Council aimed at increasing public knowledge and understanding of the sentencing process in Scotland.
Published 20 July 2021
Plans to conduct High Court trials using remote jury centres are now underway and the first trials are expected to start at the end of September.
Published 10 September 2020
The High Court bench that heard the Miller case against prorogation was essentially a constitutional court, formed without any democratic debate, an academic has said.
Published 12 September 2019
High Court judges are to be given a salary boost in an attempt to stem the judicial recruitment crisis, The Guardian reports.
Published 6 June 2019
The High Court of England and Wales has launched a new judicial assistants (JA) scheme.
Published 22 May 2019