Friday, June 12, 2009
WJHG 7 reports is reporting on the clemency request of Virgil McCranie. McCraine was charged for a sex crime when he was 19-years old because he slept with his 14-year old girlfriend. He also became a registered sex-offender. Today, ten years later, the two are married and have four children. But the conviction remains. Says, McCraine: “I just want a chance to be a regular person again." It is reported that a decision on the case may be made at the next clemency board meeting. See story here.