Research and analysis

Involvement in Cases

A breakdown of cases in which the Advocate General for Scotland has appeared on behalf of the UK Government


Involvement in Cases

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The Advocate General has appeared in a large number of significant cases on behalf of the UK Government before the Court of Session, High Court of Justiciary, the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council, the House of Lords, the Court of Justice of the European Union and the Supreme Court. Attached is a breakdown of such cases.

Published 26 June 2013