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Five appear in court in Edinburgh over Rangers purchase

Craig Whyte, Charles Green, David Grer, David Whitehouse and Paul Clark
Image caption Craig Whyte, Charles Green, David Grier, David Whitehouse and Paul Clark arrive at court in Edinburgh

Five men have appeared in court in connection with the alleged fraudulent takeover of Rangers.

The club's former owner Craig Whyte and former chief executive Charles Green were among the group who arrived at the High Court in Edinburgh.

David Whitehouse, Paul Clark and David Grier, who worked for administrators Duff and Phelps, also appeared.

The charges against the men include fraud, conspiracy and involvement in serious organised crime.