Category Archives: sleaze

Sheridan’s gamble

The other day I posted some background to the Tommy Sheridan defamation case.  Today he has made a big gamble in sacking his counsel.  From now on he will be conducting his own defence.   There is a court practitioner maxim … Continue reading

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Helping police with enquiries

Lord Levy today told the press “I have been helping police with their enquires. “  For me, this phrase is indelibly associated with my childhood and the soap, Crossroads, and a character called Arthur Brownlow.  Arthur was investigated by the police … Continue reading

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Lord Levy arrested

The beginning of the end for Tony B? http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk_politics/5173860.stm

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Political news – Tommy Sheridan’s downfall?

Tommy Sheridan MSP made his name as an anti-poll tax protestor.  He was elected in 1999 as a List MSP in Glasgow as the first elected parliamentary member of the Scottish Socilaist Party.  He sponsored the Abolition of Poindings and … Continue reading

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