Arkansas Governor Announces Intent to Grant Executive Clemency

Arkansas Governor Announces Intent to Grant Executive Clemency

Little Rock, AR (STL.News) Governor Asa Hutchinson announced his intent to grant 13 pardons, one restoration of firearm rights only, and four commutations.  An additional 60 clemency requests were denied and one had no action taken upon it.  These include requests from both inmates and non-inmates.

The applicants intended for pardons have completed all jail time, fulfilled all parole and probationary requirements and paid all fines related to their sentences.  There is a 30-day waiting period to receive public feedback on the notices before final action is taken.

Governor Hutchinson intends to grant pardons to the following people:

Kevin Barber (Jonesboro): Possession of a Controlled Substance Cocaine (C Felony) (CR 2006-662).

This notice is issued based on the dates of conviction (2007 – Craighead County), the fact that all terms of the applicant’s sentence have been completed and there have been no further criminal-law violations.  There are no law enforcement objections to the application.

Alfred M. Bradford (Maumelle): Domestic Battering-3rd Degree (Misdemeanor)(LRCR-01-2290), Forgery-1st Degree (B Felony) (CR 2004-004866), and Forgery-1st Degree (Revocation) (B Felony) (CR 2004-004866).

This notice is issued based on the date of conviction (2003 – Pulaski County, 2005 – Pulaski County, and 2009 – Pulaski County), the fact that all terms of the applicant’s sentence have been completed and there have been no further criminal-law violations. 

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