Scottish Legal History Group

The annual conference and AGM of the SLHG took place on Saturday 3 October in the Advocates’ Reading Room, Parliament House, Edinburgh, and was well attended. The following papers were delivered: Cynthia Neville, “The Quality of Scottish Mercy: The Royal Pardon in Scotland, 1050-1603”; Jackson Armstrong, “The Administration of Royal Justice in the 1490s: The Earliest Scottish Ayre Records”; Thomas Green, “The New Cosnsitorial Order: Context and Constitutional Theories from 1559”; Clare Jackson and Patrica Glennie, “The Advocates’ Strike, 1674-1676”; John Finlay, “The Lords of Session, 1701-1801”. For furtherr information about the SLHG, please contact Dr Mark Godfrey, Secretary and Treasurer.