Monthly Archives: August 2006

(652)  NEW PRIME MINISTER NOT A SCOTS LAWYER

Gordon Brown, MP for Dunfermline East and son of the Kirkcaldy manse as well as an Edinburgh University alumnus, became Prime Minister at last on 27 June 2007.  Extensive Scots Law News research revealed that Mr Brown is not, never … Continue reading

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(651)  RAMBLING ON

The Naked Rambler, Stephen Gough, continues to make intermittent but unclad appearances in public and in the press.  As he completes successive prison sentences at Saughton prison in Edinburgh, he attempts to leave without clothes, is then rearrested by waiting … Continue reading

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(649)  EDINBURGH LAW SCHOOL TERCENTENARY: ALUMNI WEEKEND

EDINBURGH LAW SCHOOL TERCENTENARY: ALUMNI WEEKEND The tercentenary celebrations of the Edinburgh Law School climaxed with an Alumni weekend 8-10 June 2007.  A photographic record is available at http://www.law.ed.ac.uk/alumni/tercweekend.aspx.  A further graduation took place on 23 June, with the honoraries … Continue reading

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(648)  ANGELICA KLUK CASE

The sensational trial of Peter Tobin (60) for the rape and murder of Polish student Angelica Kluk (23) in a Glasgow Catholic church attracted enormous media attention from its beginning on 23 March 2007 until its conclusion in a guilty … Continue reading

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