(CALIFORNIA) JUST IN: Sirhan Sirhan, the Palestinian refugee convicted of assassinating US presidential candidate Robert F Kennedy in 1968, has been granted release by the parole board #AceNewsDesk report

#AceNewsReport – Aug.29: Sirhan is serving a life sentence for gunning down Kennedy, 42, at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles on June 5, 1968.

#AceDailyNews says that Robert F Kennedy’s assassin Sirhan Sirhan granted parole 53 years after murder wether Sirhan, 77, is ultimately freed from prison is now up to the parole board’s legal staff, who have 120 days to finalise the decision then California Governor has 30 days to let the decision stand or reverse it according to Reuters

The shooting occurred minutes after the US senator from New York and former US attorney-general gave his victory speech after winning the California Democratic primary…………Kennedy died the next day.

Bobby Kennedy stands on a podium with a megaphone, he is wrapped by a large crowd
Bobby Kennedy was regularly surrounded by crowd’s during his 1968 presidential campaign.(Wikipedia Commons: United States Library of Congress)

Sirhan has said he had no recollection of the killing, although he has also said he fired at Kennedy because he was enraged by his support for Israel.

Two members of the slain senator’s family, including his son, Robert F Kennedy Jr sent letters to the parole board in support of his release, the Los Angeles Times reported.

Sirhan’s attorney Angela Berry told the newspaper her client had never been accused of a serious prison violation and that prison officials deemed him a low risk.

Parole board officials and his attorney were not immediately available for comment.

Sirhan, who is imprisoned in San Diego, has been denied parole 15 times.

#AceNewsDesk report ……..Published: Aug.29: 2021:

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