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Scottish Law Commissioner reappointed
10 October 2012
Laura Dunlop QC has been reappointed as a commissioner to the Scottish Law Commission, Cabinet Secretary for Justice Kenny MacAskill has announced.
A commissioner since November 2009, Ms Dunlop is leading the Commission’s project on adults with incapacity, which concerns the right to liberty of adults with incapacity in residential facilities.
The reappointment, which is part time, will be for 18 months from November 2012 to May 2014.