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Civil Judicial Statistics Scotland 2000

DescriptionJudicial statistics of the civil business of the courts during the year 2000
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Official Print Publication Date
Website Publication DateApril 15, 2002

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Civil Judicial Statistics Scotland 2000

SCOTTISH EXECUTIVE JUSTICE DEPARTMENT
ACCESS TO JUSTICE AND INTERNATIONAL GROUP
Civil Justice and International Division

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Contents

Chapter 1. Introduction and Summary

Chapter 2. The Court of Session

Chapter 3. The Sheriff Courts

Chapter 4. Appeals

Chapter 5. Diligence

Chapter 6. Divorce

Chapter 7. Other Civil Business

Appendix Classification of Ordinary Cause actions

Tables and Charts

Table

Chart

Court of Session

2.1

Actions initiated in the Court of Session, 1991 to 2000

2.2

Actions initiated and disposed of, Outer and Inner Houses, 1991 to 2000

2.3

Actions initiated in the General Department, by month

A

Actions initiated in the Outer House, 1991 to 2000

B

Summonses and Petitions initiated in the Inner House, 1991 to 2000

2.4

Actions initiated and disposed of, General Department, 1991 to 2000

2.5

Actions initiated and disposed of, General Department, by nature of action

C

Actions initiated in the Outer House, by nature

2.6

Petitions initiated and disposed of, 1991 to 2000

2.7

Petitions initiated, by nature of petition

2.8

Actions initiated in the Petition Department, by quarter

2.9

Non-administrative petitions ended by final judgment

2.10

Petitions initiated for Judicial Review, by quarter

Sheriff Courts

3.1

Ordinary causes, summary causes and small claims initiated and disposed of,1991 to 2000

D

Ordinary causes, summary causes and small claims initiated and disposed of,1991 to 2000

3.2

Ordinary causes, summary causes and small claims initiated and disposed of, by Sheriffdom

E

Ordinary, summary causes and small claims initiated by month

3.3

Miscellaneous and administrative business applications disposed of, 1991 to 2000

3.4

Miscellaneous and administrative business applications disposed of, by month

3.5

Ordinary causes initiated and disposed of, 1991 to 2000

3.6

Ordinary causes initiated and disposed of, by month

3.7

Ordinary causes initiated and disposed of, by nature of action, whether defended

F

Ordinary causes disposed of by final judgment, by category

3.8

Summary causes initiated and disposed of, 1991 to 2000

3.9

Summary causes disposed of for pursuer, by nature of action

G

Summary causes disposed of for pursuer, by nature of action

3.10

Small claims initiated, 1991 to 2000

H

Small claims initiated, 1991 to 2000

3.11

Small claims initiated and disposed of, by nature of action, whether defended

I

Small claims initiated and disposed of, by nature of action, whether defended

3.12

Miscellaneous and administrative applications disposed of

J

Commissary business, inventories recorded, 1991 to 2000

3.13

Commissary business

3.14

Warrants issued to collect rates and taxes, 1991 to 2000

3.15

Gaming or licensed club applications granted, 1991 to 2000

K

Gaming or licensed club applications granted, 1991 to 2000

Appeals

4.1

Appeals disposed of, for all appellate courts, 1991 to 2000

4.2

Appeals to Sheriffs Principal

L

Source and ratio of appeals to Sheriffs Principal

4.3

Appeals to the Court of Session, by Sheriffdom

M

Appeals to the Court of Session, by Sheriffdom

4.4

Source of Inner House appeals, by nature of action

N

Source and ratio of appeals disposed of

4.5

Decision of appeals, by nature of action

O

Result of appeals

4.6

Petitions for judicial review initiated, whether opposed

4.7

Petitions for judicial review initiated, 1991 to 2000

P

Petitions for judicial review initiated, 1991 to 2000

4.8

Appeals to the House of Lords, 1991 to 2000

Q

Appeals to the House of Lords, 1991 to 2000

Diligence

5.1

Applications for extension of time to pay debts

5.2

Warrant sales, reports of poindings and sales disposed of

5.3

Applications for conjoined arrestment orders made and granted, 1991 to 2000

R

Applications made for conjoined arrestment orders, 1991 to 2000

5.4

Diligences executed, excluding summary warrant procedures, 1991 to 2000

5.5

Diligences executed, under summary warrant procedures, 1991 to 2000

Divorce

6.1

Court of Session and Sheriff court actions ended by final judgment, 1991 to 2000

S

Court of Session and Sheriff court actions ended by final judgment, 1991 to 2000

6.2

Court of Session actions ended, by grounds

6.3

Sheriff Court actions ended, by grounds

Other civil business

7.1

Appeals to the Valuation Appeal Court, 1991 to 2000

7.2

Cases disposed by the Scottish Land Court, 1991 to 2000

7.3

Cases disposed of by the Lands Tribunal for Scotland, 1991 to 2000

7.4

Petitions in the Sheriff Court of Chancery, 1991 to 2000

T

Petitions initiated in the Sheriff Court of Chancery, 1991 to 2000

7.5

Judicial factories arising and disposed of, 1991 to 2000

7.6

Accounts assessed by the Auditor of the Court of Session; extracts issued by the Extractor, 1991 to 2000

Appendix

Classification of Ordinary Cause actions