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Social media as a vehicle for user engagement with local history: a case study in the north-east of Scotland.
Purpose - The aim of this paper is to examine issues associated with user engagement on social media with local history in the north east of Scotland and focuses on a case-study of the Buckie and District Fishing Heritage ...
Extradition in the sheriff court.
(Sweet and Maxwell, 2018-03-23)
Examines recent developments in respect of extradition practice, focusing on the Sheriff Court decisions in: Lord Advocate v SN, involving a person suffering from dementia; Lord Advocate v Shapovalov, involving the ...
Bad weather absences and employer liability.
(Sweet and Maxwell, 2018-06-01)
Discusses the liability of employers for disciplinary action taken against employees following absences relating to bad weathers, notably pursuant to government or police advice, or because attending the workplace is not ...
What an extradition hearing is and why it matters.
(Sweet and Maxwell, 2018-12-31)
Extradition is important. It serves vital purposes. The centrepiece of UK extradition is the hearing. It plays the operative role in the rendition of accused and convicted persons from the UK to third states. In light of ...
Highland romance or Viking saga? The contradictory branding of Orkney Tweed in the twentieth century.
Few have heard of Orkney tweed today, but in the mid-twentieth century it was as well known as Harris Tweed, and praised for its soft and light characteristics. This article investigates the rise and fall of Orkney tweed ...