Criminal Verdicts (Scotland) Bill
A Bill for an Act of the Scottish Parliament to make provision for the removal of the not proven verdict as one of the available verdicts in criminal proceedings; and for a guilty verdict to require an increased majority of jurors.
This Member's Bill was introduced by Michael McMahon MSP on 27 November 2013.
- Visit the Scottish Parliament website to view the Bill
- The Law Society of Scotland's written evidence (December 2015)
- The Law Society's Stage 1 Briefing (February 2016)