Pan Am 103 Lockerbie

Lockerbie: Human rights lawyer states Megrahi was framed

By Steve James, 11 November 2009

Leading British human rights lawyer Gareth Peirce believes that Abdel Baset Ali al-Megrahi, the only man accused and convicted of the 1988 bombing of PanAm flight 103 over Lockerbie, Scotland, was framed.

Lockerbie: More evidence of cynical machinations behind Megrahi’s release

By Julie Hyland, 2 September 2009

Fresh allegations were made at the weekend that the British government had sought a deal with Libya over Abdul Baset Ali al-Megrahi, the only person convicted for the 1988 bombing of Pan Am Flight 103.

Lockerbie: Transatlantic row worsens over Megrahi release

By Steve James, 25 August 2009

Sections of the United States political establishment have reacted with fury to the release of Abdel Baset Mohmed al-Megrahi, the only person ever convicted for the 1988 bombing of Pan Am Flight 103 over Lockerbie.

US-British conflict over release of Libyan convicted of Lockerbie bombing

By Steve James, 20 August 2009

The release of Libyan Abdelbaset Ali Mohmed Al Megrahi, convicted for the 1988 bombing of PanAm 103 over Lockerbie, Scotland, is expected today.

Lockerbie: Libyan compensation offer clarifies nothing

By Steve James, 25 August 2003

In a move agreed to by the US and British governments, Libya has offered compensation to the relatives of those killed in the bombing of Pan Am’s Boeing 747, Flight 103, which was destroyed over Lockerbie, Scotland, in December 1988.

Britain: Veteran Labour MP challenges destruction of Lockerbie evidence

By Steve James, 1 April 2002

Tam Dalyell, the Labour MP for the Scottish constituency of Linlithgow, used his parliamentary privileges to effectively accuse the British government of destroying evidence relating to the criminal investigation of the 1988 attack on PanAm flight 103, which killed 270 people.

Lockerbie appeal raises new questions

By Steve James, 20 February 2002

Judges have retired in the appeal by Abdelbaset Ali Mohmed al-Megrahi against his conviction last year for blowing up Pan Am flight 103 over Lockerbie, Scotland on December 22, 1988. The judges’ verdict is due in March.

The Pan Am 103 / Lockerbie verdict: What the judges said

By Steve James, 7 February 2001

The 82-page verdict by the three Scottish judges finding Abdelbaset Ali Muhammad Al Megrahi guilty of the bombing of Pan Am 103 over the Scottish town of Lockerbie in December 1988 does not stand up to close scrutiny.

Pan Am 103 / Lockerbie verdict politically motivated

By Steve James and Chris Marsden, 7 February 2001

The guilty verdict issued on January 31 by three Scottish judges at the conclusion of the Pan Am 103/Lockerbie trial is unsound by all normal legal criteria.