Monthly Archives: September 2001

(293)  FUTURE OF THE SCOTTISH LEGAL SYSTEM

  On 12 December 2003 Margo MacDonald MSP put down the following motion for debate in the Scottish Parliament :   S2M-706# Margo MacDonald: The Future of the Scottish Legal System—That the Parliament believes that, if the supreme court proposed … Continue reading

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(290)  A HAPPY NEW YEAR FOR THE NAKED RAMBLER

  Following his latesr arrest (see No 287), Steve Gough the Naked Rambler appeared at Dingwall Sheriff Court on 1 December 2003, where he denied committing a breach of the peace in Evanton, Ross-shire and breaching existing bail conditions.  He … Continue reading

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(289)  ENGLISH JURISDICTION OVER DOG’S BEHAVIOUR IN SCOTLAND

  The attention of Scots Law News has been drawn to the case of Shufflebottom v Chief Constable of Greater Manchester Police, 7 February 2003, Mackay J (Times, 13 February 2003) in which the learned and suitably named Mr Justice … Continue reading

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(288)   DIAGEO, CARDHU, AND PURE BLENDED MALT

DIAGEO, CARDHU, AND PURE BLENDED MALT   The worldwide drinks company, Diageo, producer of the Speyside malt whisky Cardhu (a traditional 12-year-old single malt and the fifth most popular brand in the world), is now being made, for selected overseas … Continue reading

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