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HMA v Joshua Rosenberg

Friday, 15 March, 2019
Sentencing Statements

At the High Court today, 15 March 2019, Lord Beckett sentenced Joshua Rosenberg to 12 years’ imprisonment after the accused was found guilty of attempted extortion, attempted fraud, wilful fire-raising and attempting to pervert the course of justice.

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HMA v Michael Jamieson

Friday, 15 March, 2019
Sentencing Statements

At the High Court in Glasgow today, 15 March 2019, Lord Armstrong sentenced Michael Jamieson to eight years and eight months’ imprisonment after the accused pled guilty to attempted murder and several other assault charges.

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HMA v David Cunningham

Wednesday, 13 March, 2019
Sentencing Statements

At the High Court in Glasgow today, 13 March 2019, Lord Armstrong sentenced David Cunningham to 14 years’ imprisonment after the accused was found guilty of charges of repeated rape and sexual assault.

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HMA v Michael Adam Hill

Wednesday, 13 March, 2019
Sentencing Statements

At the High Court in Edinburgh today, 13 March 2019, Lord Arthurson sentenced Michael Hill to five years and three months’ imprisonment after the accused pled guilty to assault to severe injury, permanent disfigurement and danger of life.

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HMA v Jamie Baird and Luke Blackwood

Friday, 8 March, 2019
Sentencing Statements

At the High Court today, 8 March 2019, Lord Clark sentenced Jamie Baird to an extended sentence of 12 years’ duration and imposed an extended sentence of eight-and-a-half years on Luke Blackwood, after the two accused were convicted of assault and armed robbery.

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Sentencing Statements

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We regularly publish the sentencing statement once sentence has been passed. You can read the judge’s full statement here.

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Summaries of Court Opinions

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In certain cases the judgment reached by the court may be of wider public interest. In these cases a summary of the court’s Opinion is produced and published along with a link to the full Opinion.

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Fatal Accident Inquiries

A Fatal Accident Inquiry (FAI) is held following a death in the workplace or in cases which give rise to reasonable suspicion. We publish summaries of some FAIs.

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