Biden to Use Clemency Powers for First Time

Biden to Use Clemency Powers for First Time

This post was originally published on this siteThe president said he would commute the sentences of 75 nonviolent drug offenders and issue three pardons, part of what aides described as a broader strategy to overhaul the criminal justice system.

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House Democrats are introducing a bill to overhaul the clemency process

House Democrats are introducing a bill to overhaul the clemency process

This post was originally published on this site A group of House lawmakers are proposing legislation that would take the clemency process out of the Justice Department and create an independent clemency board. (Image credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

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