Monthly Archives: October 2005

(592)  SOCIALISM SHERIDAN-STYLE REDIVIVUS

  It having become clear that there was no chance of Tommy Sheridan being re-elected leader of the Scottish Socialist Party (see No 587 for his previous aspirations in this regard), the great man decided to set up a new … Continue reading

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(591)  LIVING WITH CRIME IN THE NEW SCOTLAND  

LIVING WITH CRIME IN THE NEW SCOTLAND   The August 2006 silly season came to a suitable end with news that the Celtic goalkeeper Artur Boruc had been cautioned by police for behaviour (including crossing himself) likely to incite crowd … Continue reading

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(588)  LEGAL AID ROW ENDS

The row between solicitors and the Scottish Executive over criminal legal aid remuneration rates came to an end – at least for the time being – after an emergency meeting of the Council of the Law Society on 7 August … Continue reading

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