Kevin Myers: Freedom for Libya can only decently mean lifelong jail for Lockerbie bomber al-Megrahi
Published 26/08/2011 | 18:00
OH this day to see the face of Abdelbaset al-Megrahi, the Lockerbie bomber, who must really have thought that he'd got away with the mass murder of 270 people.
For in one of the most infamous and degrading decisions ever taken by a western democracy, this creature was allowed to return to Libya two years ago, because he was "terminally ill".
This was in accordance with "Scottish values" -- whatever they might be -- declared Kenny McAskill, the Socrates in charge of what passes for justice in Edinburgh.