Monthly Archives: December 2005

(604)  COURT OF SESSION HAS JURISDICTION OVER UK TRIBUNAL

  Tehrani v Secretary of State for the Home Department was decided by the House of Lords on 18 October 2006 [2006] UKHL 47.  See –   http://www.publications.parliament.uk/pa/ld200506/ldjudgmt/jd061018/tehran-1.htm.   At earlier stages this case indicated that a decision of the … Continue reading

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(601)  ELISH ANGIOLINI MOVES UP

The First Minister announced on 5 October 2006 that he would be nominating the Solicitor General for Scotland, Elish Angiolini QC, to succeed Lord Boyd as Lord Advocate following his sudden resignation on 4 October.  Ms Angiolini will become the … Continue reading

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(599)  L’AFFAIRE SHERIDAN AGAIN

On 2 October 2006 the Crown Office announced that it had instructed police to conduct a criminal investigation of the evidence given by witnesses at the trial of the defamation action brought by Tommy Sheridan MSP against the News of … Continue reading

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