A young Scottish Man has died while on holiday at a beach resort in Bulgaria.
Jury Out In Trial Of Man For Police Officer's Murder
Jurors have retired to consider their verdict in the trial of a sadomasochist accused of killing a Scottish police officer he met via gay dating app Grindr.
Stefano Brizzi, 50, is charged with murdering PC Gordon Semple, 59, at his flat in London on April 1.
He has admitted obstructing a coroner by dismembering the body and trying to dissolve it in an acid bath, after being inspired by the TV drama Breaking Bad.
But the Italian IT developer denies murder and has told jurors that the officer died during a sex game when a dog leash he was wearing slipped.
The prosecution say it would have taken minutes rather than moments for PC Semple to die from strangulation.
Judge Nicholas Hilliard QC sent the jury out at the Old Bailey at 12.40pm on Monday.
A ten year old boy's seriously ill after a hit and run in Edinburgh.
Nicola Sturgeon has said there is still work to be done to tackle discrimination and achieve true LGBTI equality, as she became the first serving first minister to speak at a pride event.
Reform Scotland said only an outright ban on short sentences could bring about change in the justice system.
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