Lord Bracadale has presided over some of Scotland’s most high-profile criminal trials.
The Scottish Government earlier confirmed that five people were being examined.
Sport and music fans have been warned over the dangers of setting off pyrotechnics.
More than 500 cases of coronavirus have been confirmed already, with five being checked in Scotland.
Justice secretary Humza Yousaf has suggested a public health response should be pioneered to tackle the behaviour.
A total of five people are to be tested and the Scottish Government said it has "robust arrangements" in place.
The new legal right is known as Jack's Law, in memory of 23-month old Jack Herd who drowned in a pond in 2010.
Edinburgh-based Kids Operating Room (KidsOR) was founded by Garreth and Nicola Wood.
Twenty-four organisations across Scotland are sharing in the CashBack for Communities funding.
The bank said 100 jobs will be in Edinburgh and a further 20 in Newcastle.
Lady Smith’s call for evidence comes ahead of the Phase 6 case study, which begins this summer.
Office for National Statistics data also show a fall in the number of Scots out of work
It is hoped Pocketalk will enable staff to have better communication with international passengers.
Friends of the Earth Scotland made the call as MSPs prepare to vote on legislation.
National Trust for Scotland is looking for an archaeologist and a seabird and marine ranger.
Kirsteen Cooper was arrested after hospital staff accused her of stealing blood from seven-year-old Baillie.
The city of Dundee is in the bottom ten in the UK rankings, and is ranked last in Scotland.
A medical technology firm has been given a £2.5m grant to carry out research in Scotland.
Campaigners have described the state of the country's air as 'shameful'.
The used Scottish Government computers will be sent to Malawi for use in educational projects.