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UK lawyer denies Lockerbie bomber is dead.



Summary: A Scottish lawyer for the Lockerbie bomber rubbished reports that Abdelbaset al-Megrahi had died after a British news channel reported he had passed away, two months after he was controversially

A Scottish lawyer for the Lockerbie bomber rubbished reports that Abdelbaset al-Megrahi had died after a British news channel reported he had passed away, two months after he was controversially freed from a Scottish jail.

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     and I know that for a fact," the AFP (1) (AppleTalk Filing Protocol) The file sharing protocol used in an AppleTalk network. In order for non-Apple networks to access data in an AppleShare server, their protocols must translate into the AFP language. See file sharing protocol.  news agency quoted Scottish lawyer Tony Kelly Tony Kelly is an Australian politician representing the Australian Labor Party in the New South Wales Legislative Council. He currently serves as minister for lands, emergency services, rural affairs, juvenile justice and justice.  as saying. Kelly did not give details but said he had spoken to Megrahi, who is suffering from prostate cancer prostate cancer, cancer originating in the prostate gland. Prostate cancer is the leading malignancy in men in the United States and is second only to lung cancer as a cause of cancer death in men. , today and he was fine.

    Britain's Sky News television, quoting unidentified sources, said there were reports that Megrahi had died but stressed the reports were still not confirmed by Libyan officials.

    Megrahi was freed from a Scottish prison two months ago, on the grounds that he was terminally ill Terminally Ill

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    A short time earlier, spokesmen for British and Scottish authorities said they were investigating the reports. "We're trying to confirm reports that Megrahi has died," said a spokeswoman for the Scottish government The Scottish Government (SG) (Scottish Gaelic: Riaghaltas na h-Alba) is the executive arm of government of Scotland. It was established in 1999 as the Scottish Executive .

    Megrahi was convicted in January 2001 at an extraordinary Scottish court convened in the Netherlands.

    He mounted an unsuccessful appeal in 2002 and in 2007 his case was sent for a second appeal -- which his lawyers dropped shortly before his release on compassionate grounds in August.

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    Publication:Al Arabiya (Saudi Arabia)
    Date:Oct 20, 2009
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