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Incisive analysis of the Tommy Sheridan sentence

I was not in it for financial gain but I am pleased to note that I won the sweep.

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New witness sought in Sheridan case

A police spokesman said, “If you know Mr Poster or where we may find him please contact your nearest police station. His evidence may be crucial.” Picture used with permission.

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HMA v Sheridan and Sheridan – day 1 overview and links

Just a quick post on day 1 of the HMA v Sheridan and Sheridan trial linking to some of the material out there. The jury was sworn in and the trial began. The indictment is available in a few places. … Continue reading

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Sheridan misses exams

Oh, and I believe that Tommy Sheridan has now missed his first batch of exams.  There seems to have been no sign of Tommy being called to do exams in the diary room, or asked questions aloud by Big Brother.  … Continue reading

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Are ye dancin’? Tommy Sheridan in the Big Brother house

Faithful reader, I have tried but episodes of Celebrity Big Brother have served as chewing gum for the eyes.  L’horreur.  L’horreur. Nothing has happened.  Well, that’s not strictly true.  There’s been talking, discussion, laughter, politeness, sleeping, banter, attempts to discuss … Continue reading

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There goes January – Sheridan update

Having avoided the most recent series of Big Brother I am afraid that I will have to begin watching again.  Yes, the Tomster is – according to today’s News of the Screws – scheduled to appear in the Celebrity show beginning in January. … Continue reading

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Tommy Sheridan update

This is reported with no comment, for reasons which regular readers will appreciate. Tommy Sheridan is to begin a law degree at the University of Strathclyde in the autumn, it has been reported.  It is reported that he will begin … Continue reading

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Sheridan update – bottle banked

I have avoided posting anything on the Sheridan saga, pending the forthcoming court hearing.  However, one piece of news reported today is particularly noteworthy. As one who feels that a perjury trial should proceed (and that an investigation was inevitable … Continue reading

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Sheridan update – bottling it

The Herald reported this morning that in the latest instalment of the Sheridans (an every day story of socialist folk) it appears from sources inside the Crown Office that the charges in the petition against Gail Sheridan do not include … Continue reading

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Sheridan update

A very quick update. Things are starting to move.  Tommy and Gail will appear in Edinburgh sheriff court on petition next week. Looks like my camera picked the wrong week to pack up, never mind – v-blogging to begin in … Continue reading

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Sheridan update

Gail Sheridan’s disciplinary hearing takes place today.  Fullest report in the media this morning was from the Daily Record.  It reports, “A source close to the Sheridans [ surely not someone who has written for the Record in the past?] … Continue reading

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Tommy Sheridan update – some thoughts on perjury

Hugh Kerr, former Labour MEP, and the man now in charge of Sheridan’s PR campaign (whatever happened to Jim Monaghan?) was on Newsnight Scotland last night, after his brief appearance on STV on Friday evening.  Kerr has been putting in … Continue reading

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THe Sheridans – an everyday story of (fragrant) socialist folk – episode 995: of Dreyfus and Archer

CLIFFHANGER RECAP FOllowing the arrest of his fragrant wife Gail for perjury (in relation to a defamation case he initiated) and theft (involving an undisclosed number of miniature bottles) Tommy Sheridan had started to see some in the media come … Continue reading

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The Sheridans – an everyday story of socialist folk Episode 994

THE STORY SO FAR… blah blah defamation blah blah four legs good six legs better blah blah hairy blah blah fragrant blah blah Gail blah blah concrete in Clyde blah blah win blah blah appeal blah blah investigation blah blah … Continue reading

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Sheridan inquiry costs

STV reported this evening that 40,000 police hours and £1 million have been spent on the Sheridan perjury investigation.  They have also noted that there have only been 13 perjury convictions arising from 61 charges in the last 5 years.   … Continue reading

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Tommy Sheridan update

The arrest of Gail Sheridan has galvanised support for Tommy and the “Sheridan seven”.  First to leap to the defence was Alan Cochrane, from the Daily Telegraph, who suggested that, “Senior members of Scotland’s legal fraternity, including some with the … Continue reading

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Free/Jail (*) the Sheridan Seven (* delete inapplicable according to taste)

… and then there were seven.   Lothian and Borders police confirmed that they had arrested and charged a woman at the weekend (Pat Smith is the popular suspect, the only member of the SSP executive committee who had attended the … Continue reading

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Tommy Sheridan update

It has been a few days since my last update on Sheridan matters  In the interim my thanks to those who are sending me information.  My contact e-mail address is on my user information page. The blogosphere has been fairly … Continue reading

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Tommy Sheridan self-congratulatory google related post

Pending a more detailed update on Tommy Sheridan matters this evening – after the darts (and a trawl through the socialist blogosphere) – I note that if you type “Tommy Sheridan topless” into google I have the second highest entry, below … Continue reading

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Tommy Sheridan and the alphabet soup of Scottish left wing politcs – an update

After the very kind comments on the Scottish Round up on the regular posts on the topic of Tommy Sheridan (although I think “almost obsessive” is a little generous of spirit – my regular reader would dispute the qualifier) a quick Sheridan update.  … Continue reading

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