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Posted 7 years ago in Criminal Law by Arthur Buono  
NM Governor May Pardon Billy the Kid

New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson is thinking about granting a pardon to gun slinging wild west icon Billy the Kid. The Kid’s been dead for almost 130 years, so this won’t affect his rights, and probably not his legacy either. For the living, a pardon means a lot more.   Billy the Kid’s legacy not free of doubt Pardon the right of governor or president to absolve person of offense Expungement of record an option available to more people   …

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