August 6, 2016

Obama grants record clemencies

Democracy Now

The White House says it is the largest number of prisoners granted clemency on a single day in at least the last 100 years. Almost all of those released had been convicted of nonviolent drug crimes.


Anonymous said...

After his near eight years of putting record numbers of folks behind bars, this is hardly enough.
A sloppy bit of show business meant to persuade the teeming masses that Barry's wasn't such a nightmare after all---it's good to be the king, PULL*.

*apologies to Mel Brookes

Jenefer Ellingston said...

Now that they are pardoned' ... how many weeks before they are released?