Kenny Macaskill

Scottish Justice Secretary Stands By al-Megrahi Release

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.05.2012 | UK

Scotland's Justice Secretary Kenny MacAskill has defended his decision to release the Lockerbie bomber almost three years ago as the only man convicte...

Megrahi 'Told To Drop Lockerbie Appeal'

PA | Posted 27.02.2012 | UK

Scotland's Justice Secretary allegedly sent a message to the only man convicted of the Lockerbie bombing that he should drop his appeal against convic...

Megrahi, The Scotsman and the Unionists

Peter Curran | Posted 04.12.2011 | UK Politics
Peter Curran

The Scotsman is in no doubt what the big story is today - Megrahi's death bed 'confession'. It puts confession in quotes, but it's a nod and a wink - ...

Labour's Libyan Albatross

Alexander Wickham | Posted 30.11.2011 | UK Politics
Alexander Wickham

When Colonel Gaddafi fled Tripoli last month he and his supporters were not the only ones living in fear. Either in the rush to leave - or in a last-d...

Lockerbie Bomber Seen On TV Rally

PA | Posted 25.09.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- The man convicted of killing 270 people in the Lockerbie bombing has been seen on Libyan television. Abdelbaset al-Megrahi was...