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Saki Knafo

'I Was Sentenced To Life In Prison -- And Then I Got A Second Chance'

HuffingtonPost.com | Saki Knafo | Posted 04.23.2014 | Politics

Last week, Stephanie George, a single mother of two, changed out of her prison khakis and into a white blouse and white slacks, then stepped outside t...

Let's Talk Turkey About Obama's Presidential Pardon Record

Adam Banner | Posted 02.04.2014 | Crime
Adam Banner

Despite President Obama's turkey pardon speech urging "compassion for those in need," his presidency has been marked by a dearth of compassion and mercy for those serving long sentences for minor drug crimes.

Ryan J. Reilly

Obama Has Pardoned Almost As Many Turkeys As Drug Offenders

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 11.27.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- When President Barack Obama pardons two overweight turkeys named Carmel and Popcorn during a ceremony at the White House on Wednesday, t...

Obama Issues Multiple Pardons For Marijuana-Related Sentences

AP | Posted 11.22.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama on Monday pardoned five people convicted of charges ranging from intent to distribute marijuana to running an ill...