Thursday, March 4, 2010
Governor Mike Beebe has announced his intent to grant 11 pardons. He has also denied 10 requests. Each of the recipients has completed all jail time, fulfilled all parole-and-probationary requirements and paid all fines related to their sentences. Among the offenses addressed in the pardons are : Possession of Stolen Property, Embezzlement by Bailee, Possession of Controlled Substance, Robbery, Theft, Battery, Forgery, Possession of Marijuana, Domestic Battery, Breaking and Entering, Theft of Property, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Overdraft, Failure to Appear, Hot Check Violation, Theft of Property, Shoplifting. See story here.