Judicial expenses

The Scottish Courts and Tribunals Service now publish details quarterly of travel and subsistence expenditure incurred in the course of judicial duties. 

The guidelines for this expenditure can be viewed here.

HMA v RICHARD BENNETT

Thursday, 21 October, 2010
Sentencing Statements

Today at Peterhead Sheriff Court Sheriff Marysia Lewis imposed an extended sentence of 20 months on Richard Bennett after he pled guilty to a breach of Section 1 of the Protection of Children and Prevention of Sexual Offences (Scotland) Act 2005. The sentence is composed of a custodial period of 8 months followed by an extension period under licence of 12 months.

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HMA v ANDREA MANCIOPPI

Friday, 15 October, 2010
Sentencing Statements

Today at the High Court in Glasgow Lord Matthews sentenced Andrea Mancioppi to one year and eight months imprisonment after he pled guilty to causing death by dangerous driving on the 4 September 2008. Linda Brown Gillespie or Lindsay died following an accident on the A9 at Inverton by Kingussie.

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HMA v JOHN GEORGE STEVEN REID

Wednesday, 13 October, 2010
Sentencing Statements

Today at the High Court in Glasgow Lord Matthews sentenced John Reid to a period of five years detention after he pled guilty to the culpable homicide of Simon San on the 11 August 2010 at Lochend Road, Edinburgh.

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HMA v BRIAN REDFERN & CRAIG LAWSON

Tuesday, 28 September, 2010
Sentencing Statements

Today at the High Court in Edinburgh Lord Tyre sentenced Brian Redfern to 7 years imprisonment after he pled guilty to causing the death of Rachael Ward on the A908 Alloa to Tillicoultry Road in Clackmannan. Craig Lawson was fined £600 after he pled guilty to dangerous driving. They were both disqualified from driving for a period of 10 years and 2 years respectively.

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HMA v MARK WILLIAM JUNOR & ELAINE JACQUELINE YOUNG

Friday, 24 September, 2010
Sentencing Statements

Today at the High Court in Edinburgh Lady Dorrian sentenced Mark Junor and Elaine Young to six and a half years imprisonment after they pled guilty to the culpable homicide of Martyn Stewart on the 29 November 2009 in Peterhead, Aberdeenshire. On sentencing Lady Dorrian made the following statement in court:

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