Tuesday, November 20, 2012

Danny Nightingale’s court martial – the transcript

November 20, 2012

Here’s the transcript of Danny Nightingale’s Court Martial earlier this month, which was published on the Judiciary’s website. I’m grateful to John Moss for drawing it to my attention. <a href=”http://s3.documentcloud.org/documents/521033/transcript-of-court-martial-in-the-case-of-danny.pdf”>Transcript of Court Martial in the case of Danny Nightingale (PDF)</a> <br /> <a href=”http://s3.documentcloud.org/documents/521033/transcript-of-court-martial-in-the-case-of-danny.txt”>Transcript of Court Martial in the case of Danny Nightingale (Text)</a>

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Danny Nightingale’s solicitor on Dominic Grieve

November 20, 2012

Since my last post on Danny Nightingale I’ve been in touch with his solicitor, Simon McKay. I asked him what he thought about the Attorney’s response to Philip Hammond, and he replied: My view is that the AG has the ability to review the case at any stage since he has supervisory jurisdiction over the SPA […]

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Danny Nightingale: the Attorney’s right, Hammond was wrong

November 20, 2012

The Attorney General Dominic Grieve has been criticised for refusing to intervene in the case of Danny Nightingale, a soldier who pleaded guilty at a Court Martial recently to illegal possession of a gun and ammunition. Apparently Danny Nightingale’s solicitor intends to appeal, presumably against the sentence of 18 months detention. Grieve refused to intervene […]

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