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Sirhan Sirhan denied parole board in RFK killing

A California board denied parole Wednesday for Robert F. Kennedy's convicted assassin, Sirhan Sirhan. A panel of two California parole board commissioners concluded after a four hour hearing that Sirhan hadn't shown adequate remorse or understanding of the crime that was mourned by a nation.Sirhan, now 66, spoke at length and expressed sorrow, but said he doesn't remember shooting Kennedy or five other victims on June 4, 1968, in the kitchen of the Ambassador Hotel, where Kennedy stood moments after claiming victory in the California presidential primary."Every day of my life, I have great remorse and deep regret," he said at the hearing at Pleasant Valley State Prison in Coalinga.He pleaded with the panel to give him a date for release, saying he wants to "get lost in the woodwork" and live out his life.Sirhan said he understood that he might be deported to his native Jordan if released and was willing to accept that. He said no one in his family is involved in politics and suggested ...

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