Megrahi family 'want justice for Lockerbie victims'

ITN Scotland correspondent Debi Edward is at the press conference announcing an appeal against the conviction of Abdelbaset al-Megrahi for the 1988 Lockerbie bombing.

Mr Megrahi's family say they are seeking justice for the victims of the atrocity, as well as for Mr Megrahi himself.

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The family of Megrahi are behind this attempt for a new appeal and say they want justice for the 271 victims - includes Megrahi #lockerbie

Lawyers are trying to relaunch an appeal that Mr Megrahi had prepared prior to his release from jail in 2009 on compassionate grounds.

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They aim to resurrect the appeal which Megrahi dropped before his release on compassionate grounds #lockerbie

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Lockerbie bomber relatives launch bid to clear his name

Relatives of Abdelbaset al-Megrahi, the only man convicted of the 1988 Lockerbie bombing, have launched an appeal to posthumously clear his name.