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End-of-term clemency is a centuries-old, often vilified tradition

Jan 11, 2011 3:00:00 AM - latimes.com
Schwarzenegger's commutation of Estaban Nuñez's sentence drew wide criticism.

Is a governor's power to pardon criminals a valuable tool to correct unjust sentences or does it undermine the rule of law by allowing politicians to forgive offenses as personal favors?

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