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Hickenlooper Pardons 17 Former Convicts

Seventeen former convicts who’ve completed their sentences have been pardoned by Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper. The majority of the convicts had drug crimes on their records, four were arrested for burglaries, and two were assault cases. Governor Hickenlooper said in a statement that he believes the Continue reading

Man Mistakenly Released from Prison 90 Years Early

CDOCFaith leaders are asking Governor John Hickenlooper to pardon a Colorado convict who was sent back to prison after being mistakenly released 90 years early and creating a new life. In a letter to Hickenlooper dated Tuesday, clergy members urged the release of Rene Lima-Marin, who was sentenced in 2000 to a total of 98 years Continue reading