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Judiciary of Scotland

Welcome to the website of the judiciary in Scotland.  You will find lots of information about judges, the work they do in each of the different courts and some helpful advice if you are attending court or simply want to come in and see what happens.  

You can also find up-to-date information on the latest sentencing statements which will allow you to read what a judge has said in court on passing sentence.  We also publish summaries of opinions, fatal accident inquiry determinations and other major court decisions in Scotland.

Website of the Judiciary in Scotland

HMA v DAWER WILSON & DARYN WILLIAM MURRAY

Friday, 12 July, 2013
Sentencing Statements

At the High Court in Glasgow Lord Doherty sentenced Dawer Wilson and Daryn William Murray after they pled guilty to assault and robbery in East Kilbride on 22 January 2013. Dawer Wilson was sentenced to an extended sentence of 8 years 4 months imprisonment, with a custodial part of 5 years 4 months and an extension period of 3 years. Daryn William Murray was sentenced to 3 years 9 months detention.

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HMA v PRZEMYSLAW ROGOWSKI

Friday, 12 July, 2013
Sentencing Statements

At the High Court in Glasgow Judge Beckett sentenced Przemyslaw Rogowski to an extended sentence of 16 years, with a punishment part of 12 years, after he was found guilty of the serious sexual abuse of two women in Glasgow over a period of 8 years.

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HMA v GRAEME STEAR

Thursday, 11 July, 2013
Sentencing Statements

At the High Court in Edinburgh Lord Uist sentenced Graeme Stear to three years and four months in prison after he pled guilty to storing a large quantity of drugs.

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HMA v THOMAS MILLIGAN

Tuesday, 9 July, 2013
Sentencing Statements

At the High Court in Glasgow Lord Doherty sentenced Thomas Milligan to 5 years 8 months imprisonment after he pled guilty to firearms offences in April 2013 in Glasgow.

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HMA v DAWN SYLLA

Tuesday, 9 July, 2013
Sentencing Statements

At the High Court in Edinburgh Lord Uist sentenced Dawn Sylla to 3 years 4 months imprisonment after she pled guilty to smuggling cocaine into the country on 4 March 2013.

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@JudgesScotland - Glasgow High Court: Mark Wilson sentenced to 12 years’ imprisonment and Leeanne Napier sentenced to 10 years’ impri… https://t.co/G2xA4vhVTX

@JudgesScotland - Glasgow High Court: Rick Davidson sentenced to an extended sentence of 15 years' duration, having been found guilty… https://t.co/PZkWzvh69S

@JudgesScotland - Edinburgh High Court: David MacBride sentenced to an order for lifelong restriction (punishment part 7 years), havi… https://t.co/3bMYzhQqYh