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Discrimination: bad for business

Society will lead in tackling negative perceptions of the profession by ethnic minority solicitors

What sort of legal independence?

Criminal cases and the Supreme Court

The challenge of open government

Law officer appointments are not the real test of accountability

Defining privacy

Article 8 or Article 10: that is the question

Dealing with the new Parliament

Society wants to continue constructive relationship in dealing with legal issues

Shock of the new

One election result that is going to make life a whole lot more interesting, not least for legal observers

Something worth voting for

The Holyrood election hasn't caught fire, but the AV poll is crucial

The price of rights

Do individuals' remedies have to be put on hold pending court challenges to legislation?

Messages for an audience

Panelists at Society's hustings manage to connect with reality (most of the time)

In search of a constitution

What does counsel's opinion mean for the talks in progress?

Arming the Libyan rebels: a legal move?

Can our Government provide arms to the rebels under the UN resolution in the face of the previous embargo?

Southern perspective

Hope lecture sheds light on working of Supreme Court