Month: March 2015

Open letter to Michael Matheson on the future of justice for women in Scotland

This letter has been sent on behalf of Women for Independence by Maggie Mellon. Michael Matheson Cabinet Secretary for Justice The Scottish Government 20 March 2015 Dear Michael Matheson, The future of justice for women in Scotland As you know,

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Calling time on stop and search? The case against alcohol powers

Kath Murray is an SCCJR research associate at the University of Edinburgh. After a barrage of negative headlines, political spats and recording cock-ups, the ability of police officers in Scotland to stop and search people without legal authority or reasonable

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