Friday, December 23, 2016
Governor Brown has granted 112 pardons and 1 commutation of sentence. According to the Los Angeles Times, Brown has now granted 854 pardons and two commutation of sentence. That number "far exceeds recent predecessors such as former Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger, who granted 15 pardons; Gov. Gray Davis, who granted zero pardons; and Gov. Pete Wilson, who granted 13." See story here.