Friday, December 21, 2012
News 10 reports that Gov. Rick Perry has granted 14 pardons to individuals whose applications received favorable recommendations from the Texas Board of Pardons and Paroles. Among the offenses addressed were debit card abuse (1993), public intoxication (1988), carrying a weapon (1989), possession of marijuana (1972), fleeing from the police (1974), hindering apprehension (1997), unlawfully carrying a weapon (2000), criminal mischief (1995), unlawfully carrying a weapon (1993), credit card abuse (1991), unlawfully carrying a weapon (1992), assault (1985), violation of a protective order (2000), assault (1987) and theft (1988). See full story here.