The Herald features commentary from Edinburgh Law School academic

Dr Navraj Singh Ghaleigh comments on election reform

Today's Herald features a news article with insights from one of our academics. Dr Navraj Singh Ghaleigh, Senior Lecturer in Climate Law, made contributions to a discussion on election pay-outs to returning officers.

 The Herald highlighted that a number of Scotland's 32 council chiefs will collect pay outs on top of their salaries for overseeing the Holyrood election and the EU referendum.

Dr Ghaleigh remarked on the ad hoc nature of these payments as part of the discussion on electoral procedures. 

You can read the article in full here.