Five men were accidentally crushed to death after the “foreseeable risk” of a wall collapse in the area they were working was not identified, an inquest jury has concluded.
A lawyer acting for Alex Salmond told a court he will argue the former first minister was not given adequate information about the sexual assault allegations against him.
A British sailor who reported his new wife missing from their sinking catamaran off the coast of Cuba has pleaded guilty to her manslaughter.
A court hearing will take place on Tuesday in Alex Salmond’s legal challenge against the Scottish Government.
Hundreds of workers from the so-called gig economy are to stage a demonstration ahead of the latest legal hearing over their employment rights.
A prisoner was stabbed to death with a makeshift knife at HMP Wormwood Scrubs to teach him a “lesson”, a court has heard.
A man has pleaded guilty to the rape and kidnap of a British backpacker in Australia.
A bin lorry driver has admitted killing a 14-year-old girl in a crash with a coach carrying students on a school trip.
A man is due to appear in court after the death of a 51-year-old woman in Glasgow.
Three men have appeared in court accused of operating a cannabis plantation at a flat in Dundee.
A man has been jailed for seven months after drunkenly assaulting two women in the city centre.
A driver who failed to stop after an accident has been fined.
A bouncer who was assaulted by Dundee star Paul McGowan claimed the footballer was “out of control” when he attacked him.
A 21-man-old man has appeared in private accused of sexually assaulting a woman at the Carseview Centre.
A 16-year-old youth has been charged in connection with the death of schoolgirl Alesha MacPhail on the Isle of Bute.
Former TV presenter John Leslie said he has been through “a year of hell” after he was cleared of sexually assaulting a woman in an Edinburgh nightclub.
Former TV presenter John Leslie has been acquitted of sexually assaulting a woman in an Edinburgh nightclub.
Former TV presenter John Leslie was a “perfect gentleman” when dancing in a club with a woman he is accused of sexually assaulting, a court has heard.
A Dundee welder has won nearly £3,000 after taking his employer to court for being short changed on wages.
A woman who shouted “rape me” at a police officer and launched a physical attack on another – kicking him on the shins – has been sentenced to a community payback order.