Israel Folau is out of time to launch an appeal against Rugby Australia’s decision to terminate his contract over homophobic social media posts.
code of conduct
A Dundee politician has been suspended for two months after a watchdog ruled a string of "offensive" and "abusive" communications were in breach of the Councillors' Code of Conduct.
Details of a complaint made about a Conservative MSP were leaked to the media while Holyrood’s Standards Committee was still investigating the incident, its convener has said.
A Perthshire MSP has been criticised by Holyrood’s standards committee for forwarding on confidential information.
A Fife councillor has been formally reprimanded after using his council email account to ask for help to distribute party political election leaflets.
A former SNP councillor who is standing as an independent candidate in the upcoming local election has hit back at "silly" rumours suggesting she broke strict rules by attending budget talks while she was behind on her council tax payments.