Clemency & Extraditions

Asa Arkansas's Governor

Governor's Clemency and Extraditions Office

The Governor's Clemency Office processes all requests for and inquiries about Executive Clemency, prepares reports and drafts Executive Clemency Orders for the Governor. This office also acts as the liaison with government officials (federal, state, and county), various agencies, and parties interested in clemency.

Under Arkansas Statute §16-93-204, the Parole Board has the authority to assist the Governor in exercising his authority in granting reprieves, commutations, and pardons, and shall perform such other services as may be required by the Governor in exercising his powers of executive clemency.  

For more information about Executive Clemency, including a downloadable application forms, please visit the Parole Board’s website at paroleboard.arkansas.gov

Press Releases Announcing
Intent to Grant Executive Clemency:

2017

November 2017
October 2017
September 2017
August 2017
July 2017
June 2017
May 2017
April 2017
March 2017
February 2017
January 2017

2016

December 2016
November 2016
October 2016
September 2016
August 2016
July 2016
June 2016
May 2016
April 2016
March 2016
February 2016
January 2016

2015

December 2015
November 2015
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August 2015
July 2015
June 2015
May 2015