Sgt Nightingale to seek advice on appealing conviction

The solicitor for Sgt Danny Nightingale has tweeted that the family will be seeking advice on whether to appeal against his conviction by a court martial board for illegally possessing a pistol and ammunition:


the #nightingale sentence raises point of law of exceptional importance and has been referred to the Court Martial Appeal Court


the#nightingale family will now be seeking advice on an appeal against the convictions


Ex-SAS sniper found guilty

Former SAS sniper Sgt Danny Nightingale has been convicted by a court martial board of possessing a Glock 9mm pistol and 338 rounds of ammunition, which were found in his bedroom in September 2011.