Abdelbaset al-Megrahi
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Lockerbie bomber al-Megrahi 'may have won appeal'

A confidential report on the case of the Lockerbie bomber has been published by a newspaper in Scotland.

The Sunday Herald claims the document from the Scottish Criminal Cases review contains evidence which could have acquitted Abdelbaset al-Megrahi if he had pursued an appeal.

The publication of the report was welcomed by First Minister Alex Salmond.

Andrew Kerr reports.

  • 25 Mar 2012
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