Assisting Justices of the Peace in performing their judicial duties


Lay Judges in Europe

In July, the SJA Chairman, Philip Murray attended a Symposium of European Lay Judges in Europe which was held at the European Academy in Berlin. Representatives of lay judges and Justices of the Peace from German, Finland, Spain, Sweden, Austria as well as the UK – Scotland England and Wales – attended. On the basis of the discussions during […]

Justices Development Committee 13 September 2010

The Justices Development Committee of the Scottish Justices Association met on 13 September 2010. Members were updated on a number of training and related matters (including progress on revision of Bench Book and Signing Manual) by Gillian Mawdsley, JP consultant to JSC. They also made further progress with the proposed investigation into the Justice/Legal Adviser […]