Highland MSP Donald Cameron has welcomed a Scottish Government decision to reverse a proposal to replace trial by jury with trial by a single judge.
A GOLF professional who bought his own golf course and then pocketed over £150,000 in VAT has had a jail sentence deferred so he can build a fence.
A COURT in Inverness has heard how a dad stepped in to stop his daughter having to act as a courier for drug dealers.
The family of a man killed on a Ross-shire road say they had hoped for a more substantial sentence for the driver found guilty of causing his death.
A man has been jailed for seven months after assaulting his mother for the third time and then breaching a bail condition not to contact her.
A driver hit speeds of more than 84 miles per hour moments before a fatal crash on a Highlands road a court has been told.
A man who blamed staff at New Craigs Hospital in Inverness for the death of his girlfriend has been jailed for 18 months.
Kim Avis, also known as Gordon, faces 25 charges including rape and will go on trial on March 20.
A road rage incident landed a Maryburgh man in court for threatening behaviour and careless driving.
A SERIAL rapist who preyed on sleeping women during a string of sex attacks – which included addresses in Easter Ross – was today jailed for 10 years.
A jury has found the case of an Avoch man accused of sexual assault not proven.
Inverness Sheriff Court has been hearing details of an alleged sexual assault at an army training centre