The court case regarding the new Portobello High School began in the Court of Session on 5 January. Although it had initially been expected to take two days (5 and 6 January), it was agreed by both sides that additional time was required to complete the legal arguments. A third day has now been allocated to the case and it is now anticipated that the case will be completed on this date, Wednesday 1 February 2012.
It is not possible to comment in detail at this stage. Further information will be provided once the judgement is received.