Rauner Issues 8 Pardons, Denies 118; Backlog Down Below 400A clemency granted allows a petitioner to go to court to seek expungement of his or her criminal record.
Missouri's Nixon Pardons 8 Convicted of Nonviolent CrimesThey've all finished their sentences and later found work or pursued an education.
Gov. Nixon Pardons 9 People Convicted of Nonviolent CrimesNixon announced the pardons for military veterans and others who completed their sentences.
Lawmakers OK Bill Pardoning Underage Drinkers Who Call 911Illinois lawmakers have approved legislation that would grant amnesty to underage drinkers who call 911 to get help.
A Pardon For Woman Who Attacked Ex-Husband With Hot GreaseGovernor Quinn removes conviction from Edwardsville resident Joy Brown's record
Nixon Pardons Nine Missourians for Nonviolent CrimesNixon on Monday announced the pardons for several military veterans and others who completed their sentences.
Group Calls for Pardon for Man Serving Life on Marijuana ChargesA petition on change.org calling for Gov. Nixon to pardon Jeff Mizanskey has nearly 367,000.
Va. Historian Denies Tampering With Lincoln PardonVirginia man says he didn't change the date on Lincoln's "final official act".