Politicians and charities have welcomed the decision to develop multiple sentences for people convicted of rape, sexual assault and possessing indecent images of children.
The biggest and most impassioned response I ever had to a column – especially on the Tele’s Facebook page – was addressing the disgust I felt at the umpteenth case of a paedophile being spared a jail sentence in Dundee.
The Evening Telegraph’s petition campaigning for those convicted of child sex offences to receive a mandatory prison sentence has been signed by more than 5,700 people.
In 24 hours 1,300+ have signed our petition to jail child sex offenders – but this fight will not be simple
The sexual abuse of a child is an utterly appalling crime for which there can never be any justification.
A woman whose partner took his own life has told the Scottish Parliament she was repeatedly refused help in the week before he died.
Two bereaved women who lost loved ones are calling for a full review of the system, arguing the men were let down by Scotland’s mental health services.
A petition calling on the Government to halt the Brexit process has passed six million signatures.
The Government has rejected a petition calling for Brexit to be stopped, which has gathered more than 5.75 million signatures.
The UK Government has rejected a petition with more than 5.78 million signatures calling for Brexit to be halted by revoking Article 50.
An online petition urging the Government to cancel Brexit has passed five million signatures.
A petition calling on the UK Government to halt the Brexit process has passed 4.2 million signatures.
An online petition urging the Government to cancel Brexit has become the most popular to be submitted to the Parliament website with over 4,150,000 signatures.
A petition calling on the Government to halt the Brexit process has passed three million signatures.
A petition demanding that Brexit is stopped has reached one million signatures – including thousands in Tayside and Fife.
Thanks to a thoughtless decision taken 20 years ago, patients, staff and visitors at Tayside’s biggest hospital are forced to fork out every time they park at the facility.
The father of a young Dundee man who took his own life has welcomed the launch of a petition calling for a mental health crisis centre in the city.
A petition opposing proposals for a “gargantuan” cinema complex close to Dundee Contemporary Arts has attracted more than 2,500 signatures in just three days.
Disquiet was growing in Whitfield over the fact that there was only one sub-post office serving the area.
A petition calling on Theresa May to take action to build public trust in the Grenfell Tower Inquiry is expected to be debated by MPs after topping 100,000 signatures.
A petition urging Snapchat to undo a redesign to the app has been signed by more than a million people.