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07 Dec 18

Four referral Bars meet in Edinburgh

Brexit, independent referral Bar and equality and diversity under discussion

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07 Dec 18

Picture of Christmas

Shoosmiths' staff get behind the lens for charity

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06 Dec 18

Supreme Court to give decision in Holyrood EU Continuity Bill case

Seven Justices to rule on validity of Scottish Parliament measure

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06 Dec 18

Court prosecutions 25% down in three years, new figures show

Quarterly report claims encouraging trends in court performance

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06 Dec 18

Lords report questions universal credit migration regulations

Current plans "too vague and aspirational": scrutiny committee

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