Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, has granted pardon to 17 prisoners serving various jail terms in the state.
He equally commuted the death sentences on four other prisoners to life imprisonment.
Senior Special Assistant on Media to the Governor, Mr. Adejuwon Soyinka, said this in...
An error by Washington state's Department of Corrections that resulted in wrongly calculated sentences for about 3 percent of the prison population led to the early release of more than 3,000 prisoners in the state since 2002, Yahoo news reported.
At a news conference, last Tuesday, announcing...