Scottish Sentencing Council
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
The Lord Justice General, Lord Carloway has appointed Sheriff Iain Fleming of the sheriffdom of Glasgow and Strathkelvin to become the new sheriff member on the Scottish Sentencing Council.
Published 21 May 2021
Two new members have been appointed to fill vacant positions on the Scottish Sentencing Council.
Published 16 December 2019
A draft guideline on sentencing has been hailed by the Faculty of Advocates as “concise and easy to understand” and a benefit to the public.
Published 6 September 2019