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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  • Lockerbie’s long shadow
    Hugely emotive, My Brother’s Bomber is the work of the American journalist, Ken Dornstein, who lost his older brother at Lockerbie and who has spent years investigating the attack. Dornstein takes for granted that the Libyan intelligence officer ...
    11/21/2015 - 2:25 am | View Link
  • Fresh Twists in the Lockerbie Case
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  • Lockerbie bomber application refused by criminal cases review commission
    A Scottish legal body has decided it is "not in the interests of justice" for it to continue to review the conviction of Abdelbaset al-Megrahi over the Lockerbie bombing. The Libyan, who died protesting his innocence in 2012, was found guilty of the 1988 ...
    11/6/2015 - 11:44 am | View Link
  • Lockerbie bomber appeal is rejected
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    11/5/2015 - 11:04 am | View Link
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  • Pan Am Flight 103
    Bombing summary; Date: 21 December 1988 () Summary: Bombing: Site: Lockerbie, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland Coordinates: Passengers: 243: Crew: 16: Fatalities
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  • The Lockerbie Case
    A commentary on the case of Abdelbaset al-Megrahi, convicted of the murder of 270 people in the Pan Am 103 disaster.
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  • Abdelbaset al-Megrahi
    Abdelbaset al-Megrahi; FBI Ten Most Wanted Fugitives; Charges: Murder (bombing of Pan Am Flight 103) Conspiracy to murder Breach of the Aviation Security Act 1982
    11/19/2015 - 11:29 pm | View Website
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