Kenny Macaskill

MacAskill: not a popular character at the moment

MacAskill angers pub trade over holiday

By Ewan Turney

Under fire Justice Secretary Kenny MacAskill has now angered the pub trade by taking holiday just days before the new regime is set to go live.

Scots mininister still keen on setting price

Scots still keen on minimum pricing

By Ewan Turney

Justice secretary Kenny Macaskill has vowed to press ahead with plans to set a minimum price for alcohol in Scotland — he says there is clear evidence from other countries that it can stop the abuse of alcohol.

Scots supermarkets face booze limits

Scots supermarkets face booze limits

Supermarkets in Scotland could be banned from displaying booze throughout the store. Justice secretary Kenny Macaskill told the Justice Committee...