SAS sniper 'hopeful' of overturning convictions

An SAS sniper jailed for illegally possessing a pistol and ammunition said he is hopeful of persuading the Court of Appeal to overturn his convictions.

Sergeant Danny Nightingale said "I'm hopeful," as he arrived for today's hearing. "Always hopeful."

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SAS sniper wins appeal

Danny Nightingale, the SAS sniper jailed for illegally possessing a pistol and ammunition, has won his appeal against his conviction.