Monday, December 20, 2010
It is reported that Governor Perry has granted clemency to eight individuals. Each applicant was "favorably recommended for clemency" by the State's Board of Pardons and Paroles. Among the offenses addressed were: criminal mischief and theft (1996), criminal mischief (1999), burglary (1986), theft (1985), unlawfully carrying a handgun (?), theft (1990), theft (1955), possession of marihuana (1971). See story here.