As specialist criminal solicitors we are constantly reviewing important cases in Scotland. Every case in Scotland has a knock-on effect on Scots Law, so we must remain on top of every minute detail and development.

Below, please find some of the most recent cases in Scotland.

Rio Shaklah Thomas v HM Advocate

5th June 2014 Background On 17th January 2011, police forced entry to a property on Urquhart Road. The appellant, Ms. Thomas, along with her co-accused TB, was found in the property although it was tenanted by someone else. Various items … Continued

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FB v Procurator Fiscal, Aberdeen

12th June 2014 Background On 26th January 2012, the appellant, FB, was convicted of the following charge. “On 26 January 2012, at 25E Don Place, Woodside, Aberdeen, you being a person having attained the age of 16 years and who … Continued

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Robert Chalmers v HM Advocate

9th May 2014 Background On 12th May 2011, the appellant was convicted of the following: “(i) the murder of Samantha Wright and (ii) of defeating the ends of justice by, inter alia, mutilating and attempting to conceal her body.” (numbering … Continued

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