A British citizen wanted by authorities in Taiwan to serve a prison sentence after he was found guilty of negligent manslaughter following a drink-driving accident has successfully appealed against an order for his extradition.
Appeal Court of the High Court of Justiciary 7 June 2019
A woman found guilty of assaulting another woman to her severe injury and permanent disfigurement by repeatedly punching and kicking her on the head and body after the jury deleted from the libel the words “and strike her head against vivarium and repeatedly strike her on the body with glass” has had an appeal against her conviction rejected.
Appeal Court of the High Court of Justiciary 4 December 2018
Man convicted of assault and robbery and dangerous driving wins appeal against ‘incompetent’ extended sentence
A man who was convicted of a number of offences including robbery and dangerous driving after he assaulted a woman and stole her car has successfully challenged a sheriff’s decision to impose an extended sentence.
Appeal Court of the High Court of Justiciary 11 August 2015
A man who was sentenced to 20 years imprisonment after being found guilty of murder has failed in an appeal against sentence.
Appeal Court of the High Court of Justiciary 13 January 2015