SIMI VALLEY, Calif. (AP) 02/24 — The city of Simi Valley, California, has reached a $21 million settlement with a man wrongly imprisoned for nearly 40 years in the killing of his girlfriend and her 4-year-old son.Read more »
By JILL COLVIN and ZEKE MILLER, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 07/10 — President Donald Trump has pardoned two ranchers whose case sparked the armed occupation of a national wildlife refuge in Oregon.
By JILL COLVIN and ANTHONY McCARTNEY, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 05/30 — Reality TV star Kim Kardashian West paid a visit to the White House Wednesday to make a star-powered case to President Donald Trump and his staff on behalf of a woman serving a life sentence for drug offenses.
By CHAD DAY, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 04/13 — President Donald Trump plans to pardon I. Lewis “Scooter” Libby, a former top aide to Vice President Dick Cheney.
By JACQUES BILLEAUD, Associated Press PHOENIX (AP) 01/09 — Joe Arpaio, the former Arizona sheriff who was spared a possible jail sentence when President Donald Trump pardoned him for disobeying a judge,
By MICHAEL CATALINI, Associated Press TRENTON, N.J. (AP) 12/25 — The handgun that Shaneen Allen was carrying when she was pulled over on a New Jersey highway could have sent her to prison for years if not for a pardon from Republican Gov.
By DON THOMPSON, Associated Press SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) 12/24 — Gov. Jerry Brown on Saturday announced pardons or sentence reductions for some 150 convicted criminals,
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) 12/22 — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has pardoned a police officer who forfeited his job after he admitted giving confidential law enforcement data to a neighbor.Read more »
By JACQUES BILLEAUD, Associated Press PHOENIX (AP) 10/20 — The judge in former Sheriff Joe Arpaio’s now-pardoned criminal case has refused the retired lawman’s request to throw out all rulings in the case,
By JACQUES BILLEAUD and DARLENE SUPERVILLE , Associated Press PHOENIX (AP) 08/26 — President Donald Trump spared former Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio the prospect of serving jail time in granting the first pardon of his turbulent tenure,
JULIE BYKOWICZ, Associated Press PHOENIX (AP) 08/23 — President Donald Trump opened his political rally in Phoenix with calls for unity and an assertion that “our movement is about love.”
ROB GILLIES, Associated Press TORONTO (AP) 07/04 — The Canadian government is going to apologize and give millions to a former Guantanamo Bay prisoner who pleaded guilty to killing a U.S.
JOSH LEDERMAN and ERIC TUCKER, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 01/18 — President Barack Obama granted clemency to Chelsea Manning on Tuesday, allowing the transgender Army intelligence officer convicted of leaking more than 700,000 U.S.
The Associated Press 01/18 The Obama administration on Tuesday shortened the prison sentences of 209 people and granted pardons to another 64.
High-profile names on the list include Army leaker Chelsea Manning and the former vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff,
JOSH LEDERMAN and ERIC TUCKER, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 01/05 — Under mounting pressure to free convicts as a last act, President Barack Obama is planning at least one more batch of pardons and commutations before leaving office in two weeks,
KEVIN FREKING, Associated Press HONOLULU (AP) 12/20 — President Barack Obama has pardoned 78 people and shortened the sentence of 153 others convicted of federal crimes,
JOSH LEDERMAN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 10/27 — Ninety-eight federal inmates will return home sooner than expected after President Barack Obama commuted their sentences on Thursday,