(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden announced Friday he was granting clemency to nearly a dozen people who have been serving long prison sentences for non-violent drug offenses.The president also announced he was signing a proclamation to pardon certain marijuana offenses, building on action he... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Thirty-three members of Congress are asking President Joe Biden to grant clemency to a Native American leader convicted of shooting and killing two FBI agents.Rep. Raúl Grijalva and 32 other members of Congress sent Biden a letter asking him to grant executive... Read More.
(ALBANY, N.Y.) -- New York Gov. Kathy Hochul has granted clemency to 13 people, including a domestic violence survivor and nine people facing immigration consequences as a result of decade-old convictions."Clemency is a powerful tool that can be exercised to advance the interests of... Read More.
(AUSTIN, Texas) -- The Texas Board of Pardons and Paroles will take up the case of Melissa Lucio, who is on death row, and make a recommendation to the governor after her clemency hearing Monday. She is set to be executed on April 27.Lucio... Read More.