|Posted on April 13, 2013 at 2:40 PM||comments (0)|
IT was a nightmare end to a dream day when the couple arrived home to f...
|Posted on March 5, 2013 at 5:10 PM||comments (0)|
POLICE have finally returned belongings they seized from Tommy and Gail Sheridan’s home more than five years ago.
The couple yesterday collected huge Jiffy bags full of items from their lawyer’s Glasgow office.
The belongings included Gail’s priva...Read Full Post »
|Posted on February 9, 2013 at 11:15 AM||comments (0)|
LEGAL chiefs have apologised to Tommy and Gail Sheridan over delays in a probe into alleged police bigotry.
They admitted they failed to keep the couple updated on the inquiry, which related to devout Catholic Gail’s treatment by officers in 2008.
The Crown hav...Read Full Post »
|Posted on September 22, 2012 at 10:00 AM||comments (0)|
POLITICIAN Tommy Sheridan has rehired top QC Donald Findlay for his appeal against conviction.
The two parted company ahead of Sheridan’s trial for perjury, prompting “Tommy drops his briefs” headlines.
But the former Scottish Socialist Party leader ...Read Full Post »
|Posted on August 30, 2012 at 8:40 AM||comments (0)|
|Posted on August 17, 2012 at 11:10 AM||comments (0)|
A former news editor at the News of the World Scotland has been arrested and charged in connection with the perjury trial of former MSP Tommy Sheridan.
Douglas Wight, 39, has been charged with perjury, conspiracy to hack telephones and multiple charges of conspiracy to obtain personal data.
...Read Full Post »
|Posted on July 27, 2012 at 9:30 AM||comments (0)|
Former MSP Tommy Sheridan has said he is keeping his electronic tag as a "wee souvenir" of his time as a prisoner.
Mr Sheridan had the tag removed on Thursday morning after serving the last six months of his sentence for perjury on home-detention curfew.
He was freed from Barlinnie prison in January, where he spent just over a year of his three-year sent...Read Full Post »
|Posted on July 26, 2012 at 7:50 PM||comments (0)|
|Posted on July 21, 2012 at 10:45 AM||comments (0)|
LOTHIAN and Borders Police apologised to the Catholic Church over their treatment of Gail Sheridan, the Daily Record can reveal.
Gail had her rosary beads taken away and was accused of using the same silent techniques as IRA terrorists during a six-hou...Read Full Post »
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|Posted on June 19, 2012 at 7:50 PM||comments (0)|
A former escort girl who gave evidence at the 2006 Tommy Sheridan defamation trial has been told that her computer was hacked by the News of the World.
Former escort girl Fiona McGuire told the original Sheridan defamation trial in 2006 that she had taken part in an orgy with the disgraced former MSP.
Her claims of an affair w...Read Full Post »
|Posted on May 15, 2012 at 1:55 PM||comments (0)|
Former News International chief executive Rebekah Brooks and her husband Charlie Brooks are to be charged with perverting the course of justice during the phone-hacking scandal, they said today in a statement.
The couple made the announcement after it emerged last night they and four others would learn their fate today.Read Full Post »
|Posted on May 1, 2012 at 12:20 PM||comments (0)|
Former MSP Tommy Sheridan was wrongly convicted of committing perjury during his defamation action against the News of the World, a Labour MP has claimed.
Tom Watson, a member of the committee probing phone-hacking, said the jury had not been "in full possession of the facts" and the judgment was "unsound".
Mr Sheridan was awarded £200,000 in damag...Read Full Post »
|Posted on April 21, 2012 at 2:25 PM||comments (0)|
A witness in the Tommy Sheridan perjury case is suing the owners of t...Read Full Post »
|Posted on February 14, 2012 at 1:15 PM||comments (0)|
The now defunct newspaper's publisher is appealing the decision to award Mr Sheridan £200,000 in damages in 2006.
The case has been on hold pending police investigations.
News Group had asked for the appeal to...Read Full Post »
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|Posted on January 30, 2012 at 6:25 PM||comments (0)|
Speaking outside his Glasgow home, he said: "This fight is far from over and this story has not yet finished."
The 47-year-old was found guilty of lying during his successful defamation case against the News of the World newspaper in 2006.
He was jail...Read Full Post »
|Posted on December 30, 2011 at 12:40 PM||comments (0)|
A former MSP has lost a legal bid for compensation from a newspaper she claimed defamed her in the wake of Tommy Sheridan's court victor...Read Full Post »
|Posted on November 22, 2011 at 2:25 PM||comments (0)|
The Sheridans argued that pre-trial stories i...Read Full Post »
|Posted on October 15, 2011 at 6:10 PM||comments (0)|
TOMMY Sheridan is to demand the £200,000 damages he's still owed from the News of the World.
It's five years since the politician successfully sued the paper over claims he visited a swingers' club.
The publication, which has since folded, said it would appeal the sum but has never officially begun proceedings.
A source close to Sheridan said yesterday: "Tommy...Read Full Post »