Cullen wins promotion

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The Independent Online
Lord Cullen, the Dunblane inquiry judge, has been promoted to become Scotland's second most senior judge. He will become Lord Justice Clerk, succeeding Lord Ross, who is retiring.

The appointment, announced by the Prime Minister's office, carries a salary of pounds 121,190, a rise of more than pounds 4,000 on the pounds 117,000 salary of senior Scottish judges