A man slammed for being “lost to all human decency” for running a Tayside shop as a front for selling so called “legal highs” has succeeded in a legal bid to have his prison sentence cut.
A pharmacy dispenser who moaned and grinded against workbenches, and simulated oral sex with an ice lolly in the chemist where he worked, was given a chance to take part in a group work programme for sex offenders – or be jailed.
A teenage gatecrasher whose gang left a £20,000 trail of destruction at a schoolgirl’s house has been ordered to carry out 200 hours of unpaid work.
A hospital patient has slammed a private parking company for slapping a ticket on her car one minute after she pulled in to attend for an X-ray appointment.
A man who inflicted terrible injuries during a murder bid before going Christmas shopping was yesterday warned he faced a lengthy jail sentence.
A Lochgelly man was caught almost three times over the drink-drive limit as he drove guests home from a wedding.
A mysterious yew in Perthshire – believed to be the oldest tree in Britain – has been named as one of the country’s most “awesome” trees.
A man defied a court order to storm round to his neighbours’ home to complain about the loud music – only for them to point out it was coming from his own flat.
A community council member has been found guilty of shoving his wife down a flight of stairs after she goaded him over the affair she suspected he was having.
A beggar who tried to murder a heavily-pregnant woman in a horrific attack which resulted in her losing the twins she was carrying was warned he could face a life sentence.