Monthly Archives: November 2006

(671)  PRISONERS’ PRIVACY

  Lord Glennie’s decision in Potter v Scottish Ministers 2007 SLT 363 that prisoners’ Article 8 ECHR right to respect for the privacy of their correspondence  was infringed by prisons placing a recorded message on phone calls made by inmates … Continue reading

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(670)  LAW SOCIETY OF SCOTLAND PRESIDENT RESIGNS

  The Law Society of Scotland announced on 27 August 2007 that its President John MacKinnon was resigning with immediate effect.  In the language of the press release, Mr MacKinnon regrets that pressure of work at his Fraserburgh-based firm does … Continue reading

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