Monthly Archives: May 2011

Scottish Cabinet to set up expert group on Supreme Court

Following a fevered few days of public debate since the Nat Fraser decision by the UK Supreme Court, the new Scottish Cabinet has announced after its meeting on 31 May 2011 the creation of an expert group to look into the … Continue reading

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Three years probation for illegal file sharing

The BBC reports on 31 May 2011 that Anne Muir has been given three years' probation following her earlier conviction for illegal file-sharing.

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First illegal music file sharing conviction in Scotland

The Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service (COPFS) has issued a press release announcing that Anne Muir (58) has become the first person in Scotland to be convicted for illegally sharing music files online. Ms Muir, from Ayr, apparently pleaded guilty … Continue reading

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