RFK Assassin Sirhan Sirhan Granted Parole, But Release Not Guaranteed
Last updated 8/27/2021 at 4:23pm
SAN DIEGO - Sirhan Sirhan, who assassinated Sen. Robert F. Kennedy in 1968 in Los Angeles, was granted parole today on his 16th attempt,
in a hearing that was absent any representation from the agency that prosecuted him -- the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office.
The decision does not automatically mean the 77-year-old Sirhan, who is imprisoned at the Richard J. Donovan Correctional Facility in Otay Mesa,
will be released. The decision by a two-person parole panel will enter a 90-day review period, after which it will be forwarded to the governor, who will have 30 days to deci...