Wednesday, 27 July, 2016
The Right Honourable Lady Smith has been appointed to lead Scotland’s independent public inquiry into the abuse of children in care from next month, the Scottish Government has announced.
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Friday, 22 July, 2016
Sheriff Craig Turnbull has been appointed as the new Sheriff Principal of Glasgow and Strathkelvin.
Thursday, 30 June, 2016
Ailsa Carmichael QC has been installed as a Senator of the College of Justice, taking her place on the bench with the judicial title Lady Carmichael.
Wednesday, 15 June, 2016
Applications are now available for new summary sheriffs to be in post from March next year.
Tuesday, 31 May, 2016
Andrew Stewart QC has been installed as a Senator of the College of Justice, taking his place on the Bench with the judicial title Lord Ericht.
Tuesday, 24 May, 2016
Alistair Clark QC has taken his place on the Bench with the judicial title Lord Clark after being installed as a Senator of the College of Justice.
Tuesday, 17 May, 2016
John Beckett QC has been installed as a Senator of the College of Justice and has taken his place on the Bench with the judicial title, Lord Beckett.
Wednesday, 11 May, 2016
Five Senators have been appointed to the College of Justice.
Wednesday, 27 April, 2016
The Right Hon. Lady Dorrian has been installed as the most senior female judge in Scottish history at a ceremony held in Parliament House.
Wednesday, 13 April, 2016
Her Majesty the Queen, on the nomination of the First Minister, has appointed the Rt. Hon Lady Dorrian as Lord Justice Clerk.
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