Three night lie in

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Three night lie in

A Scottish term to describe getting arrested on a Friday night and having to spend 3 nights in Police custody before attending court on the Monday.

Feckin shite man, the Polis huckled me oan the Friday just fur huvin a pish in the street and then a three night lie in and a £50 fine oan the Monday.
This unfortunate gentleman was unlucky enough to be caught urinating in public on a Friday, and then having to remain in Police custody until appearing at court on the Monday where he received a fine as punishment.