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Britain / BP and Lockerbie #976521

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jul 16, 2010
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(Studio: Katie Couric) Report introduced. NOTE: Local weather bulletin on screen.

(Washington: Bob Orr) The investigation into whether the oil company BP pushed for the release Libyan Abdelbaset al-Megrahi††, who was convicted of the 1989 bombing of Pan Am 103 over Lockerbie, Scotland, featured; BP’s statement quoted. [Senator Charles SCHUMER – comments on BP’s deal with Libya for drilling rights.] [British oncologist Dr. Karol SIKORA†- comments on his prognosis for Megrahi.] [Victim’s brother Bert AMMERMAN††- says it’s immoral, unethical and illegal.] How US officials will get to the bottom of this discussed.

Reporter(s):
Couric, Katie;
Orr, Bob
Duration:
00:02:50

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