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Health

Named person data-sharing law ‘could lead to more legal battles’, warn lawyers

20 September 2017

Statutory code of practice on information sharing is currently "inadequate" for named person law, warns Faculty of Advocates and Law Society of Scotland

Associate feature: Direction of travel – tackling health inequalities

19 September 2017

NHS Health Scotland chief executive Gerry McLaughlin explains why tackling inequality is at the heart of improving health

Justice

Named person data-sharing law ‘could lead to more legal battles’, warn lawyers

20 September 2017

Statutory code of practice on information sharing is currently "inadequate" for named person law, warns Faculty of Advocates and Law Society of Scotland

Police Investigations and Review Commissioner launches new investigation of Police Scotland chief constable

8 September 2017

The Police Investigations and Review Commissioner has announced it is investigating further allegations of misconduct against Phil Gormley

Environment

More clarity needed on circus animals ban, Holyrood Committee concludes

22 September 2017

The Scottish Parliament’s Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform Committee has said the bill needs tightened “to avoid misinterpretation”