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Criminal liability of partnerships: Partnerships (Prosecution) (Scotland) Bill passed

2013 April 24
by Mary Munro

Update

“Partnership Bill passes to close prosecution loophole” Law Society Journal Online
“Partnerships (Prosecutions) (Scotland) Bill” BBC Democracy Live (video)

Following posted on 17.4.12

“Rosepark prosecution loophole could be closed” BBC

Following posted on 14.12.11

“Commission tackles partnership prosecution gaps” Law Society Journal Online
“Rosepark loophole expected to be plugged” Herald

Following posted on 12.5.11

“Commission proposes continuing liability of partnerships” Law Society Journal Online
“No new charges over fire” Herald

Press releases

“Partnerships – criminal liability” Scottish Law Commission (December 2011)
“Prosecuting partnerships and partners” Scottish Law Commission (May 2011)

See also

Partnerships (Prosecution) (Scotland) Bill [HL] 2012-13

Report on the Criminal Liability of Partnerships (Scot Law Com No 224)
SLC: Criminal liability of partnerships project page
Discussion Paper on Criminal Liability of Partnerships (DP 150)
Judiciary of Scotland: Fatal Accident Inquiry – Rosepark Nursing Home (determination and written submissions) 20.4.11.

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