Bob Bird, the Scottish editor of the News of the World
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The News of the World 'pleased justice has been done'

The News of the World has given its reaction to the news that the former leader of the Scottish Socialist Party, Tommy Sheridan, has been convicted of perjury.

He lied in court in a defamation case against the newspaper in 2006 after it claimed he was a serial adulterer who visited swingers' clubs.

Bob Bird, the Scottish editor of the News of the World, gave their reaction.

  • 23 Dec 2010
  • From the section UK
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