Legal skills and debates in Scotland
Legal skills and debates in Scotland

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Legal skills and debates in Scotland

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This free course was written by Carol Howells.

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Box 1: extract: Section 29 of The Scotland Act 1998 amended © Crown Copyright http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/ doc/ open-government-licence/ version/ 3/

Box 2: extract Section 28 of The Scotland Act 1998 amended © Crown Copyright http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/ doc/ open-government-licence/ version/ 3/

Box 3: extract Section 35 of The Scotland Act 1998 amended © Crown Copyright http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/ doc/ open-government-licence/ version/ 3/

Box 4 and Box 5: : extracts of Interpretation and Legislative Reform (Scotland) Act 2010 Schedule 1 © Crown Copyright The National Archives; http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/ doc/ open-government-licence/ version/ 3/

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Figure 2: Top left: Billy Currie Photography/Getty Images top right: public domain https://en.wikipedia.org/ wiki/ Parliament_of_Scotland#/ media/ File:Downsitting_of_the_Scottish_Parliament_detail.JPG; Bottom left: © Crown Copyright http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/ information-management/ re-using-public-sector-information/ uk-government-licensing-framework/; Bottom right: © Crown Copyright http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/ doc/ open-government-licence/ version/ 3/

Figure 3: © Stus Cartoons www.stus.com

Figure 4: Top left: © Crown copyright http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/ information-management/ re-using-public-sector-information/ uk-government-licensing-framework/ ; Top right: © Sergey Goryachev/Shutterstock.com ; Bottom left: © Billy Currie Photography/Getty Images; Bottom right: © Claire Doherty/ Alamy

Figure 5: extract (screenshot) National Galleries of Scotland Act (2016) © Crown Copyright. Content available under http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/ doc/ open-government-licence/ version/ 3/

Figure 6: © Crown Copyright / Scottish Parliament Corporate Body; Contains information licenced under the Scottish Parliament Copyright Licence; http://www.parliament.scot/ Fol/ ScottishParliamentLicence20160404.pdf

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