The episode of Maxine Twynam’s excellent podcast series, You Call This Justice?, featuring our own input to the dabate, has now been released. It can be found HERE. If you have an hour to spare, listen in.
Lawyers in Glasgow have boycotted today’s holiday custody court – that is, the court that deals with first court appearances by individuals being held in custody following arrest. Scottish Legal News has published, today, an informative article examining the reasons for this boycott. We reproduce this article, in full, below. We also reproduce an opinion […]
The Telegraph of 11 September carried a shocking story exposing the failure of the criminal justice system in England and Wales to compensate victims of miscarriage of justice. The system in Scotland is scarcely better. Although the tests applied in Scotland are marginally less restrictive, both systems are founded in a piece of legislation, section […]