Scotland’s First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has not spoken to her predecessor Alex Salmond since he was charged with a series of sexual assault offences earlier this year, she said.
High Court in Edinburgh
A man serving a life sentence for murdering an offshore worker has died in prison.
A former Arbroath man has today been sentenced for sexual offences against girls aged 11 and six in Dundee.
Prosecutors have called on jurors in the trial of the man accused of killing Brian Fox to “do the right thing” as they prepare to consider their verdict.
Advocates defending men accused of culpable homicide and assault in a New Year’s Day taxi brawl have made their closing remarks ahead of the jury retiring.
A man who fell to the ground and struck his head sustained “unsalvageable” brain injuries as a result, a trial has heard.
A man has pleaded guilty to assaulting a 62-year-old man who later died following a taxi rank fracas on New Year’s Day.
A court has heard a 62-year-old man told a crowd in a taxi rank bust up to “calm down” moments before he suffered a fatal head injury.
A lawyer acting for a man accused of killing a 62-year-old in a taxi rank scrap has challenged witnesses’ accounts that the man was “punched” before he fell to the ground.
Paramedics say it was ‘obvious’ Brian Fox had suffered ‘quite severe trauma’ when they arrived at Nethergate
A man’s head was “mushy” from a traumatic impact in the roadway at a Dundee taxi rank, a court has heard.
A man allegedly killed by two men at a taxi rank on New Year’s Day “did not need to get involved” in a commotion caused by a taxi’s “erratic” driving, a court has been told.
Witness says Brian Fox’s serious injuries were immediately apparent after he hit his head on the road
A man who fell to the ground in a taxi rank and later died was bleeding from the mouth and his eyes had rolled into the back of his head, a court has been told.
A court has been shown CCTV footage of the moment a 62-year-old man was allegedly knocked to the ground and killed on New Year’s Day.
‘He lay on his back… there was a horrible noise as his head hit the ground’: Trial of two men accused of killing Brian Fox on Nethergate begins
A woman has described the “horrible noise” as a man hit his head on the road beside a city taxi rank in the moments before his death.
Trial of two men accused of killing Brian Fox on Nethergate on New Years’ Day under way in Edinburgh
The trial of two men accused of killing a man in the early hours of New Years’ Day is underway.
The toddler at the centre of an attempted murder charge two years ago has received compensation for his injuries.
One of the victims of sadistic Frank Mayne has said she hopes the convicted rapist dies in jail.
A sick rapist who created his own sadistic hell of depravity and cruelty for vulnerable women and children was warned he is facing a long prison sentence.
The teenager who abducted, raped and murdered Alesha MacPhail will appeal against his 27-year sentence today.
A predator who has caused lasting problems to two boys he sexually abused over two decades ago wept as he was jailed for eight years.