Court of Criminal Appeal


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Court of Criminal Appeal

in Scotland, the High Court of Justiciary sitting as an appeal court. There is no appeal to the House of Lords, but devolution issues can in some cases be sent to the Privy Council.
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On March 18 the Court of Criminal Appeal indicated appropriate sentence ranges for a number of offences before it.
Nevin's second appeal has now been heard so we await the decision of the three judges of the Court of Criminal Appeal to determine her fate and whether questions need to be answered about the State's conduct in its handling of the case.
Earlier yesterday, Murphy appeared at the Court of Criminal Appeal to vary his bail conditions.
LEGAL VICTORY 3 Alexander Reid at the Court of Criminal Appeal in Edinburgh
A decision on the appeal has been adjourned until later this month after the Court of Criminal Appeal accepted that trial judge Paul Carney was wrong to sentence Linda without looking at probation and psychological reports.
At the Court of Criminal Appeal in Edinburgh yesterday, a panel of three judges quashed the original sentence and jailed Murray, from Barlanark in Glasgow, for life.
He had 'snapped' after a long-standing dispute with the director of the airport, London's Court of Criminal Appeal heard.
The Court of Criminal Appeal quashed the 2009 convictions and ordered a retrial of the three men.
At the Court of Criminal Appeal yesterday, Beggs asked judges to sanction his bid to get the Supreme Court on his side.
Geraldine Mahony from Kilkee, Co Clare, was speaking after the driver had his original sentence doubled in the Court of Criminal Appeal from three to six years.
The Court of Criminal Appeal will rule on whether Kearney can go to the Supreme Court to have his guilty verdict overturned.
Judges at the Court of Criminal Appeal in Edinburgh said the evidence against William Johnston was "overwhelming".