Scottish courts and the law
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Scottish courts and the law

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This free course was written by Carol Howells.

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Figure 1: from Scottish Courts and Tribunals Service Annual report and Accounts 2015-16 Map Annex 2 Published by The Scottish Courts and Tribunals Service, September 2016 © Crown Copyright https://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/ doc/ open-government-licence/ version/ 3/

Figure 2: from Scottish Courts and Tribunals Service Annual report and Accounts 2015-16, p5 Published by The Scottish Courts and Tribunals Service, September 2016 http://www.scotcourts.gov.uk © Crown Copyright http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/ doc/ open-government-licence/ version/ 3/

Extracts:

1.3.1 The role of an Inner House Judge: extracts from: Judicial Office for Scotland (n,d,) Judiciary of Scotland [Online]. Available at www.scotland-judiciary.org.uk/ 20/ 0/ A-day-in-the-life-of-a- https://www.scotcourts.gov.uk/ about-the-scottish-court-service/ judicial-office-for-scotland © Crown Copyright http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/ doc/ open-government-licence/ version/ 3/

1.3.2: The role of an Inner House Judge: extracts from: Judicial Office for Scotland (n,d,) Judiciary of Scotland [Online]. Available at www.scotland-judiciary.org.uk/ 20/ 0/ A-day-in-the-life-of-a- https://www.scotcourts.gov.uk/ about-the-scottish-court-service/ judicial-office-for-scotland© Crown Copyright http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/ doc/ open-government-licence/ version/ 3/

1.3.3: The role of a Sheriff Principal: extracts from extracts from: Judicial Office for Scotland (n,d,) Judiciary of Scotland [Online]. Available at www.scotland-judiciary.org.uk/ 20/ 0/ A-day-in-the-life-of-a- https://www.scotcourts.gov.uk/ about-the-scottish-court-service/ judicial-office-for-scotland © Crown Copyright http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/ doc/ open-government-licence/ version/ 3/

1.3.4: The role of a Sheriff: extracts from: Judicial Office for Scotland (n,d,) Judiciary of Scotland [Online]. Available at www.scotland-judiciary.org.uk/ 20/ 0/ A-day-in-the-life-of-a- https://www.scotcourts.gov.uk/ about-the-scottish-court-service/ judicial-office-for-scotland © Crown Copyright http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/ doc/ open-government-licence/ version/ 3/

1.3.5: The role of the Justice of the Peace: extracts from: Judicial Office for Scotland (n,d,) Judiciary of Scotland [Online]. Available at www.scotland-judiciary.org.uk/ 20/ 0/ A-day-in-the-life-of-a-https://www.scotcourts.gov.uk/ about-the-scottish-court-service/ judicial-office-for-scotland © Crown Copyright http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/ doc/ open-government-licence/ version/ 3/

1.3.6: The role of a court officer: extracts from: The Skills Development Scotland Co. Ltd (n.d.) My World of Work [Online] https://www.myworldofwork.co.uk/ my-career-options/ court-officer

1.3.7: The role of a Procurator Fiscal: extracts from Crown Office & Procurator Fiscal Service (n.d.) COPFS [Online]. Available at http://www.copfs.gov.uk/about-us/what-we-do/our-role-in-detail http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/ doc/ open-government-licence/ version/ 3/

1.3.8: An example of a victim’s story: extract from: Victim Support Scotland (n.d.) Who has Victim Support Scotland helped? [Online] Available at www.victimsupportsco.org.uk/ help-for-victims/ who-has-victim-support-scotland-helped.

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