Frank Mulholland

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Name: Frank Mulholland
First reported Apr 12 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 1 reports

Revenge porn 'needs specific legislation'

Scotland's Lord Advocate calls for laws prohibiting distribution of sexual images without consentRevenge porn is a criminal betrayal deserving criminal legislation, Scotland’s top lawyer has said in a move backing feminist campaigners.Lord Advocate Frank ... [Published Morning Star Online - Apr 12 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 6 reports

"Revenge porn" needs special legislation - Lord Advocate

News In Focus TodayA new law is needed to tackle individuals who post explicit images of people online without their consent, according to the Lord Advocate, Frank Mulholland QC.Referring to the practice, often used to get back at former partners, or ... [Published Journal of the Law Society of Scotland - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Mar 27 2014 - Updated Mar 27 2014 - 1 reports

A decade of division

Irish despondency about the possibility that militant secularists will impose a harmful set of values on society thanks to their increasing dominance in institutions of state and popular culture is very real. But it might recede if there is a glance in ... [Published Irish Catholic - Mar 27 2014]
First reported Mar 27 2014 - Updated Mar 27 2014 - 1 reports

World’s End murders: Angus Sinclair may be tried

JUDGES will rule today whether a suspect in the World’s End murders should face trial for a second time.They will decide whether an earlier acquittal of Angus Sinclair for the 1977 murders should be quashed.If they decide he can be tried again, the ruling ... [Published Edinburgh Evening News - Mar 27 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 27 2014 - 4 reports

Scotland ‘failing disabled hate-crime victims’

THE Lord Advocate has admitted disabled people are not reporting hate crimes because they lack confidence in police.He also said families encourage victims not to dial 999 because they fear repercussions.Frank Mulholland QC, speaking from a hate crime ... [Published The Scotsman - Mar 27 2014]
First reported Mar 21 2014 - Updated Mar 21 2014 - 1 reports

Mora County Notebook - Credit Union holds annual meeting

The Rincones Presbyterian Credit Union held its 53rd annual meeting on Sunday at the Tilford Memorial Building in Chacon. The meeting was well attended with 60 members present. The meeting was opened with a prayer by CLP Shirley Sandoval. Vice Chair Lebao ... [Published Las Vegas Optic - Mar 21 2014]
First reported Mar 13 2014 - Updated Mar 13 2014 - 1 reports

Scottish charity holds UK’s first conference on Transgender Justice

Lord Advocate is key note speaker.The Lord Advocate, Frank Mulholland QCThe Scottish Transgender Alliance is holding the UK’s first trans Justice Conference today, March 13 in Edinburgh which is set to be attended by over 100 delegates.The conference ... [Published Gscene - Mar 13 2014]
First reported Mar 08 2014 - Updated Mar 08 2014 - 1 reports

Hadleigh/Earls Colne: We live in hope 12-year-old Linda’s murderer will be caught after 53 years

12 year old Linda SmithColin AdwentSaturday, March 8, 201411:27 AMJust as with Pandora’s Box hope is often the last thing left for the families of murder victims.To send a link to this page to a friend, you must be logged in.Linda's sisters Fiona, Petra, ... [Published East Anglian Daily Times - Mar 08 2014]
First reported Feb 10 2014 - Updated Feb 10 2014 - 1 reports

Lockerbie bombing inquiry: lawyer warns police over al-Senussi interview

Abdullah al-Senussi was once Libya’s intelligence chief and the right-hand man of Muammar Gaddafi. Photograph: Sabri Elmhhedwi/EPAThe British lawyer for Libya 's former intelligence chief, Abdullah al-Senussi, has called on Scottish police not to interview ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Feb 10 2014]
First reported Jan 31 2014 - Updated Feb 01 2014 - 1 reports

Paedophile 'would face girl charge'

A convicted paedophile who died in 2006 would face prosecution for the murder of a schoolgirl more than five decades ago if he were still alive, the Crown Office has said.Moira Anderson was 11 when she disappeared from her home in Coatbridge, North Lanarkshire, ... [Published Tayside and Fife Courier - Jan 31 2014]
First reported Jan 29 2014 - Updated Jan 30 2014 - 1 reports

Investigators in Lockerbie talks

Prosecutors from Scotland and the US have met their counterparts in Libya for talks on the ongoing investigation into the Lockerbie bombing.A delegation led by Scotland's Lord Advocate Frank Mulholland QC also held "extremely positive" meetings with senior ... [Published Tayside and Fife Courier - Jan 29 2014]
First reported Dec 20 2013 - Updated Dec 21 2013 - 2 reports

Family of Lockerbie bomber vow to prove his innocence

As families of the victims of Lockerbie bombing gather for the 25th anniversary of Britain's worst terrorist outrage, the brother of the only man jailed for the attack says his family will appeal against his conviction The family of the only person found ... [Published Telegraph - Dec 21 2013]

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Mr Mulholland said: "we can and do prosecute this crime robustly using existing legislation. however, it is a growing problem and specific legislation would send a signal to those who do this that they face jail."

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Revenge porn 'needs specific legislation' [Published Morning Star Online - Apr 12 2014]
"Revenge porn" needs special legislation - Lord... [Published Journal of the Law Society of Scotland - Apr 11 2014]
Call for 'revenge porn' law [Published Glasgow Evening Times - Apr 11 2014]
Call for legislation to tackle the spread of 'r... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Apr 11 2014]
Call for internet revenge porn legislation [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Apr 10 2014]
Call for internet revenge porn legislation [Published The Scotsman - Apr 10 2014]
Call for law against revenge porn [Published Wharfvalley - Apr 10 2014]
A decade of division [Published Irish Catholic - Mar 27 2014]
World’s End murders: Angus Sinclair may be tried [Published Edinburgh Evening News - Mar 27 2014]
Scotland ‘failing disabled hate-crime victims’ [Published The Scotsman - Mar 27 2014]
Lord Advocate Frank Mulholland vows 'zero-toler... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Mar 26 2014]
Zero-tolerance to hate crime vowed [Published Galloway Gazette - Mar 26 2014]
Lord Advocate: tacking hate crimes against disa... [Published Herald Scotland - Mar 26 2014]
Mora County Notebook - Credit Union holds annua... [Published Las Vegas Optic - Mar 21 2014]
Scottish charity holds UK’s first conference on... [Published Gscene - Mar 13 2014]
Statement to Parliament: Justice and home affai... [Published Cabinet Office - Mar 11 2014]
Hadleigh/Earls Colne: We live in hope 12-year-o... [Published East Anglian Daily Times - Mar 08 2014]
Lockerbie bombing inquiry: lawyer warns police ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Feb 10 2014]
Paedophile 'would face girl charge' [Published Tayside and Fife Courier - Jan 31 2014]
Investigators in Lockerbie talks [Published Tayside and Fife Courier - Jan 29 2014]
Judges warn against Scottish Government plans t... [Published Telegraph - Jan 07 2014]
Family of Lockerbie bomber vow to prove his inn... [Published Telegraph - Dec 21 2013]
Family in Lockerbie appeal bid [Published Selkirk Today - Dec 20 2013]
Services to mark 25th anniversary of Lockerbie ... [Published Tayside and Fife Courier - Dec 20 2013]
Libyans join Lockerbie bombing probe [Published Tayside and Fife Courier - Dec 17 2013]
Locked up for making bad jokes online [Published Spiked Online - Dec 09 2013]
Lord Gill urges Kenny MacAskill to keep corrobo... [Published Telegraph - Nov 21 2013]
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