Court of Justiciary


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Court of Justiciary

n
(Law) short for High Court of Justiciary
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The prisoner was placed at the Bar, before the High Court of Justiciary, at Edinburgh.
As Lord Carloway recognised at the original hearing before the High Court of Justiciary in February, the equivalent English provisions allow courts there to set aside such fines.
But judges at the High Court of Justiciary in Edinburgh have told him he has been unsuccessful.
But the 61-year-old is back home in East Kilbride after his appeal was upheld at Edinburgh's High Court of Justiciary.
Sheriff John Beckett QC, Ailsa Carmichael QC, Alistair Clark QC, the Rt Hon Frank Mulholland QC and Andrew Stewart QC will sit as judges in the Court of Session and the High Court of Justiciary.
He applied to the High Court of Justiciary to abandon his appeal.
The High Court of Justiciary (which sat in Edinburgh) and its Circuit Courts (the equivalent of English assizes) handled all insane convicts uncovered in this study.
The appeal will be heard before the High Court of Justiciary sitting at Glasgow High Court on Monday 28 June 2004.
13) In the High Court of Justiciary at Camp Zeist (Case No: 1475/99), Opinion of the Court, delivered by Lord Sutherland in causa Her Majesty's Advocate v Abdelbaset Ali Mohmed Al Megrahi and Al Amin Khalifa, Mimeograph copy.
Galbraith's murder conviction was overturned by five appeal court judges last June at the High Court of Justiciary in Edinburgh.
A spokesman for the High Court of Justiciary in Edinburgh said a date had been fixed for a preliminary hearing in October at Camp Zeist in Holland.