IN DEFENCE OF REALITY

As part of their coalition with the Green Party, the Scottish Government have pledged to introduce gender self-identification within the first year of the present Parliament. For the reasons I have previously given, this means that men will legally become women just by saying they are, and women will become men just by saying theyContinue reading “IN DEFENCE OF REALITY”

THE FABIANI WHITEWASH AND THE COURT ORDER

I’ve been asked if I can make still clearer why it’s a big deal that the Fabiani Report has shown such utter contempt for the truth, as detailed in my last post. The court order The following is part of the court order, called an “interlocutor”, made by Lord Pentland at the Court of SessionContinue reading “THE FABIANI WHITEWASH AND THE COURT ORDER”

THE FABIANI WHITEWASH

If you want to know how utterly bereft of truth the whole political process now is in Scotland you need look no further than the Fabiani Whitewash – aka the “Report of the Committee on the Scottish Government Handling of Harassment Complaints”. One of the many reasons why the Sturgeon clique had to concede AlexContinue reading “THE FABIANI WHITEWASH”

LIZ LLOYD’S INTERFERENCE IN THE SALMOND INVESTIGATION: WHAT IT MEANS FOR THE BIGGER PICTURE

Text messages now published in full by the Scottish Parliament show conclusively that Liz Lloyd, Special Adviser and Chief of Staff to Nicola Sturgeon, did interfere in the Salmond complaints process, contrary to vehement denials made on Lloyd’s behalf in March this year. Lloyd has previously claimed that she only suspected there may be aContinue reading “LIZ LLOYD’S INTERFERENCE IN THE SALMOND INVESTIGATION: WHAT IT MEANS FOR THE BIGGER PICTURE”

THE CROWN CAME FOR CRAIG MURRAY

I’ve copied the press release below from the Wings Over Scotland website. The selective prosecution of Craig Murray by the Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service (COPFS) is another shameful chapter in their history of incompetence and bad faith. Legal precedent will be set tomorrow as Craig Murray will be the first person to beContinue reading “THE CROWN CAME FOR CRAIG MURRAY”

MARK HIRST’S CLAIM OF MALICIOUS PROSECUTION

Last week my firm sent the following letter to the Lord Advocate, Dorothy Bain, QC: “We act for Mr Mark Hirst. Please treat this letter as intimation of a claim by him against your staff. “Mr Hirst was prosecuted for an offence under section 38(1) of the Criminal Justice and Licensing (Scotland) Act 2010 followingContinue reading “MARK HIRST’S CLAIM OF MALICIOUS PROSECUTION”

AN URGENT QUESTION

According to the latest bulletin from Scottish Government mouthpiece Rape Crisis Scotland, the First Minister’s Chief of Staff Liz Lloyd intervened in the Salmond complaints process on behalf of a woman who later became “one of the complainers” against Salmond at his criminal trial. The woman – let’s call her Ms X – has usedContinue reading “AN URGENT QUESTION”

DID JOHN SOMERS LIE TO THE FABIANI INQUIRY?

Documents just released by the Scottish Government strongly suggest that the First Minister’s Principal Private Secretary John Somers attended a crucial meeting on 13 November 2018 where advice was sought from senior counsel on the crisis that had arisen in the defence of Alex Salmond’s judicial review action. Somers has previously denied on solemn affirmationContinue reading “DID JOHN SOMERS LIE TO THE FABIANI INQUIRY?”

WHAT THE SCOTTISH GOVERNMENT KNEW AND WHEN THEY KNEW IT

NOTE: I’ve edited this post after reviewing the legal advice published by the Scottish Government, as it contained some inaccuracies, for which my apologies. I’m afraid this will also delay the next post a little longer. Apologies for that too. GD 12/03/21 Part Three of A Very Scottish Coup is nearly done and I’ll postContinue reading “WHAT THE SCOTTISH GOVERNMENT KNEW AND WHEN THEY KNEW IT”