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** FILE ** This Thursday, March 14, 2002, file photo shows convicted Lockerbie bomber Abdel Basset al-Megrahi, who was due to learn Thursday, Aug. 20. 2009, whether he will be freed on compassionate grounds and allowed to return to Libya or die in a British prison. (AP Photo/Via APTN)

** FILE ** This Thursday, March 14, 2002, file photo shows convicted Lockerbie bomber Abdel Basset al-Megrahi, who was due to learn Thursday, Aug. 20. 2009, whether he will be freed on compassionate grounds and allowed to return to Libya or die in a British prison. (AP Photo/Via APTN)

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