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Crime and punishment? The SNP is the real offender

THERE HAS BEEN a great deal of negative focus recently on the effectiveness of shorter prison sentences – but what if that criticism is misdirected against a failure of prison itself, and instead should be refocussed to how short sentences are being administered?

Travellers told to leave site within 10 months

Today Liam features in TheCourier.co.uk discussing the recent decision around planning permission for the unauthorised site at North Esk Park, near St Cyrus. The people on the site have been given until July 2018 to leave.