A man who murdered an Aberdeen oil worker is to appeal his jail term.
Jurors in the Steven Donaldson murder trial have retired to consider their verdicts.
A woman accused of murdering a former boyfriend told a court she did not see him on the night of the fatal incident.
A forensic scientist has told a murder trial how the DNA belonging to the alleged victim was found on a T-shirt belonging to the man accused of killing him.
A forensic scientist has told a murder trial how a corpse had been “dragged” across a car park and placed beside a car which was set on fire.
A juror in a murder trial fainted moments after hearing a pathologist say the alleged victim would have died “immediately” after “chop like” blows repeatedly cut his spinal cord.