Scottish High Court Denies Whistleblower Craig Murray’s Request To Appeal Conviction Over Blog Posts

9 June 2021 — The Dissenter

BY MOHAMED ELMAAZI

Craig Murray (Screen shot from 2020 interview by Mohamed Elmaazi)

In the United Kingdom, diplomat-turned whistleblower Craig Murray suffered a defeat at the High Court of Justiciary in Scotland on June 8, when three judges refused to grant him permission to appeal their earlier decision to convict him of contempt of court for his blog posts on the trial of former Scottish First Minister Alex Salmond.

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