HMA v Paul McCandish

Monday, 10 September, 2018
Sentencing Statements

At the High Court in Glasgow today, 10 September 2018, Lord Clark sentenced Paul McCandish to an extended sentence of seven years and three months after the accused was found guilty of assault to severe injury and permanent disfigurement, under provocation, and the use of threatening and abusive behaviour towards police officers.

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HMA v John Sharp

Friday, 7 September, 2018
Sentencing Statements

At the High Court in Glasgow today, 7 September 2018, Lady Stacey sentenced John Sharp to life imprisonment with a punishment part of 15 years after the accused was found guilty of the murder of his father.

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HMA v Carlos Delacruz

Tuesday, 4 September, 2018
Sentencing Statements

At Edinburgh Sheriff Court today, 4 September 2018, Sheriff Alison Stirling sentenced Carlos Delacruz to three years’ imprisonment after the accused pled guilty to two charges of sexual assault by penetration.

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HMA v Argyll McCoist

Monday, 3 September, 2018
Sentencing Statements

At Paisley Sheriff Court today, 3 September 2018, Sheriff Colin Pettigrew sentenced Argyll McCoist to a Restriction of Liberty Order and a Community Payback Order after the accused pled guilty to causing serious injury to a pedestrian by dangerous driving. He was also disqualified from holding or obtaining a driving licence for 42 months.

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HMA v John Frank Styles

Friday, 31 August, 2018
Sentencing Statements

At the High Court in Edinburgh today, 31 August 2018, Lady Carmichael sentenced John Styles to life imprisonment with a punishment part of 15 years after the accused pled guilty to the murder of Jeroen Van Neijhof.

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