[cnn-photo-caption image=http://i2.cdn.turner.com/cnn/2009/WORLD/europe/08/20/scotland.lockerbie.bomber/art.lockerbie.crash.afp.gi.jpg caption="270 people were killed in the Lockerbie plane bombing in 1988."]
Victims' family members and advocates are grieving anew as the only man convicted in the 1988 bombing of Pan Am Flight 103 over Lockerbie, Scotland - which killed 270 people - was released Thursday from a British prison.
Abdelbeset Ali Mohmed al Megrahi, 57, sick with advanced prostate cancer, was released on compassionate grounds and sent home to Libya to die, Scottish authorities said. Megrahi, who prosecutors said was a Libyan intelligence agent, was convicted in 2001 of placing a bomb on the Boeing 747.
Check out this tribute site devoted to the victims of the Pan Am Flight 103 terrorist attack. To learn more about the victims and to read about the attack, click here.
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