Tag: crown office

Institutional Sectarianism in Scotland ?

We picked up a tweet by @FACKilltheBill today which contained a link to an article on the Scottish Law Reporter blog. It appears that the statistics for sectarian attacks in Scotland since 2003 have been destroyed by the Crown office. These are the very statistics that Alex Salmond assured the Catholic church would be released in order […]

So Who Was on the Jury and How did Crown office handle this?

Just a couple of questions which spring to mind.   I’m sitting here dumbfounded that a man who assaulted our manager escapes with a conviction for breach of the peace? He admitted that he assaulted Neil Lennon yet got off with it because the Crown tied in “sectarian” charge with the assault. Was their collusion […]