Christie's pardons marked an sharp change in his use of executive power in one day of penstrokes. He made little use of the pardon during his first term, forgiving one person of past crimes in each of his first three years in office, according to records. But he became more liberal with his clemency power just before and during his campaign for president in 2015. He pardoned seven people last year, all but one on gun violations, documents show.See link here.
Friday, December 23, 2016
According to NewJersey.com, Gov. Christie issued four pardons late Friday afternoon:
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