Pardon Power

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Dedicated to following the very latest news regarding presidential pardons and the pardon power (or clemency powers) as exercised in each state.

Author: P.S. Ruckman, Jr. is a professor of political science at Rock Valley College in Rockford, Ill. and an instructor at Northern Illinois University.

Related Categories: Criminal Justice | Sentencing/Post Conviction | Executive Branch

Recent Posts from Pardon Power

Kenya: 2,747 Commuted Death Sentences
Posted: Oct 25, 2016, 5:15 am CDT
Prison for Cartwright? or Pardon?
Posted: Oct 18, 2016, 11:42 am CDT
Illinois: Rauner's Reforms
Posted: Oct 14, 2016, 11:18 am CDT
Mercy? No Thanks?
Posted: Oct 14, 2016, 10:39 am CDT
Obama's Commuted Life Sentences
Posted: Oct 13, 2016, 9:13 am CDT
Illinois: 5 Pardons
Posted: Oct 7, 2016, 4:25 pm CDT
NRA, Firing Duds on Clemency
Posted: Oct 8, 2016, 8:18 am CDT
Commutations: Obama Second Only to Wilson
Posted: Oct 7, 2016, 5:05 am CDT
Obama's Commutations: Impact
Posted: Oct 7, 2016, 2:17 am CDT