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Ark. Gov. Hutchinson Announces Intent to Grant Executive Clemency

Aug 05, 2019 - Targeted News Service

Gov. Asa Hutchinson, R-Arkansas, issued the following news release:

Governor Asa Hutchinson today announced his intent to grant 15 pardons and 1 commutation. An additional 42 clemency requests were denied and 4 had no action taken upon them. These include requests from both inmates and non-inmates.

The applicants intended for pardons have completed all jail time, fulfilled all parole and probationary requirements and paid all fines related to their sentences. There is a 30-day waitin...