Tuesday, March 15, 2011
Governor Mike Beebe has announced his intent to grant six pardons. In addition, he has denied 27 clemency requests from both inmates and non-inmates. Each of the six has "completed all jail time, fulfilled all parole-and-probationary requirements and paid all fines related to their sentences." Among the offense pardoned: Battery, Domestic Abuse, Possession of Controlled Substance, Obstructing Governmental Operations, Theft by Receiving, Disorderly Conduct, Burglary, Theft of Property, Delivery of Controlled Substance, Possession of Controlled Substance. See press release here.