Lockerbie Bomber May Be Released

Lockerbie bomber may be released

A Scottish court is expected to release convicted Lockerbie bomber Abdelbeset Ali Mohmed al Megrahi on compassionate grounds, senior State Department officials tell CNN.

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    In a bid to overturn his late father’s 2001 conviction for the bombing of Pan Am Flight 103 over Lockerbie in 1988, Khalid al-Megrahi, 31, is planning to move to Scotland. He says he hopes to launch a fresh legal appeal to clear his father’s name after ...
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  • Lockerbie bomber dies more than two years after release
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    When the Lockerbie bomber was released from HMP Greenock on August 20, 2009, he had been given just three months to live. Prostate cancer, said doctors, had spread so extensively through his body that he could not possibly fight it for much longer.
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