Printer Friendly

Lockerbie bomber must serve 27 years before applying for parole.


Abdel-Basset al-Megrahi, convicted of the 1988 Lockerbie bombing, must serve a minimum of 27 years before he can apply for parole.

The Libyan secret agent was found guilty of murdering 270 people with a bomb that blew up a Pan Am aircraft over Lockerie, Scotland in December 1988, and was given a life sentence in a Scottish prison.

Three judges have now set the minimum term ruling at 27 years in the High Court in Glasgow, Scotland, reported Reuters.

((Comments on this story may be sent to
COPYRIGHT 2003 Normans Media Ltd.
No portion of this article can be reproduced without the express written permission from the copyright holder.
Copyright 2003 Gale, Cengage Learning. All rights reserved.

Article Details
Printer friendly Cite/link Email Feedback
Publication:Airline Industry Information
Date:Nov 25, 2003
Previous Article:NEW SERVICES.
Next Article:Air France selects Sun Microsystems.

Related Articles
Bomber to serve 27 years.
Bomber must serve 27 years.
LIBYA - Nov. 24 - Megrahi Get 27 Years.
27 YEARS NOT ENOUGH; Law chief challenges Megrahi sentence.
Lockerbie bomber to find out prison term.
Lockerbie bomber to appeal.

Terms of use | Privacy policy | Copyright © 2021 Farlex, Inc. | Feedback | For webmasters |