Monthly Archives: September 2009

Scottish Parliament defeat for Scottish Government on Megrahi release

A Scottish Government motion that the Justice Secretary's decision to release convicted Lockerbie bomber Abdelbaset al-Megrahi was taken in accordance with the Scottish legal system was defeated in the Scottish Parliament on 2 September 2009, with 73 MSPs in favour … Continue reading

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Summer ends now: miscellanea

Today is the first day of autumn, and Scots Law News bids the barbecue summer farewell with a few items that came to its attention when not focused on the Megrahi release (to which, no doubt, it will return). First, … Continue reading

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