HMA v Richard McCormick

Wednesday, 30 November, 2016
Sentencing Statements

At the High Court in Glasgow today, 30 November 2016, Lady Carmichael sentenced Richard McCormick to eight years imprisonment after the accused was found guilty of sexually abusing children.

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HMA v Robert Crawford

Friday, 25 November, 2016
Sentencing Statements

At the High Court in Edinburgh today, 25 November 2016, Lord Boyd of Duncansby imposed an extended sentence of 10 years’ imprisonment on Robert Crawford after the accused was convicted of assault to severe injury, danger of life and permanent disfigurement. The custodial term will be six years, followed by an extension period of four years on licence.

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HMA v Steven Haggerty

Thursday, 24 November, 2016
Sentencing Statements

At the High Court in Edinburgh today, 24 November 2016, Lord Pentland imposed an order for lifelong restriction on Steven Haggerty with a punishment part of six years after the accused was convicted of raping two women.

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HMA v William Marshall

Thursday, 24 November, 2016
Sentencing Statements

At the High Court in Glasgow today, 24 November 2016, Lady Rae sentenced William Marshall four years’ imprisonment to after the accused pled guilty to the culpable homicide of Jennifer Edwards.

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HMA v Stephen Farley

Thursday, 24 November, 2016
Sentencing Statements

At the High Court in Edinburgh on 24 November 2016, Lady Scott sentenced Stephen Farley to seven years’ imprisonment after the accused pled guilty to obtaining £18 million by operating a fraudulent “Ponzi” scheme.

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