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News Round-up for week ending 8 August 2014

By Paul May on 10/08/14

News Round-up for week ending 8 August 2014
Tommy Sheridan's perjury conviction to be reviewed (Evening Times)

"I am absolutely confident my unsafe conviction will eventually be quashed and my name will be cleared. The powerful and well connected liars who coordinated my stitch up will hopefully themselves soon face justice and criminal prosecutions for their efforts to ruin other people's lives with lies, distortions and illegal activities"

Sussex cricketer challenges sex conviction (The Argus)

A former Sussex cricket star is challenging his conviction for sexually abusing a teenage fan in 1979.

Woman's  witchcraft conviction challenged (The Herald)
Campaigners seek pardon for last woman in Britain convictedof witchcraft.