The Law Society provided a submission to Westminster's Joint Committee on Human Rights, which recommends that immigration detention powers should be stripped from the Home Office.
A refugee couple with two young children, who were facing street homelessness in Scotland after being destitute for almost a decade, have been granted the right to remain in the UK.
A homeless shelter for destitute refugees will have to stop accepting new guests as it is running at double capacity.
Charities in Scotland say they are paying out hundreds of thousands of pounds to help people left destitute by a 'failing' asylum system.
Women's lives are at risk from domestic violence and abuse just because of their immigration status, a special investigation by The Ferret has found.
Chinese dissidents in Scotland have filed lawsuits against a former president of China alleging they suffered human rights abuses.