The Canadian Press

2001-01-31 | Lockerbie-Verdict-Freeman

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On January 31st, a Scottish court convicted a Libyan intelligence officer of murder in the 1988 bombing of Pan Am Flight 103. But the judges acquitted the second accused. The December, 1988 bombing killed 270 people -- including two Ontario residents. Mike Freeman, of Dundas, Ontario lost his brother Paul. He said the verdict brought some closure. (The verdicts climaxed a 12-year murder investigation and a trial which cost more than 100 million dollars.)

Date: 2001-01-31
Placeline: Dundas, ON, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 26 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << we never knew for certain whether anybody would be brought in let alone convicted for, for killing my brother and and the so there is a sense of closure but there's also a sense that it it never at least it's over, because the of the of the want of of somebody that you care about so much >>

Clip ID: 20010131CPCN001