Monthly Archives: February 2004

(469)  COMMUNITY RIGHT TO BUY BEGINS TO BITE

On 25 May 2005 the Scottish Executive announced that the former mining community of Crossgates in Fife had become the first to secure land under the new community right to buy created by Part 2 of the Land Reform (Scotland) … Continue reading

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(468)  JUDICIAL APPOINTMENTS AND THE SUPREME COURT

Some interesting matter from the Scottish Parliamentary record on the above matters, not least comments from the Justice Minister about the possibility of the new Supreme Court getting out and about – Written Answers Thursday 26 May 2005 <http://www.scottish.parliament.uk/business/pqa/wa-05/wa0526.htm>http://www.scottish.parliament.uk/business/pqa/wa-05/wa0526.htm Justice Mr … Continue reading

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(467)  BOOST FOR SURVIVING SPOUSE’S PRIOR RIGHTS

On 12 May 2005 the Justice Minister announced that the maximum value of a surviving spouse’s prior right to the dwelling house owned by an intestate deceased and in which the survivor was ordinarily resident at the date of the … Continue reading

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