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Governor Beebe Announces Intent to Grant Pardons

LITTLE ROCK - Governor Mike Beebe today announced his intent to grant 10 pardons. An additional 2 clemency requests were denied and 8 had no action taken upon them. These include requests from both inmates and non-inmates.

The 10 applicants intended for pardons have completed all jail time, fulfilled all parole-and-probationary requirements and paid all fines related to their sentences. There is a 30-day waiting period to receive public feedback on the pardons before final action is taken.

Governor Beebe intends to grant pardons to the following people:

Keith Blevins (Sherwood): Possession of Cocaine
This notice is issued based on the date of conviction (1995 - Faulkner County), the fact that all terms of the applicant’s sentence have been completed and there have been no further criminal-law violations. There are no law-enforcement objections to the application.

Kelli Coleman (Strong): Manufacture, Delivery, and Possession of Methamphetamine; Possession of Drug Paraphernalia; Operating a Drug Premises; Terroristic Threatening; Breaking or Entering
This notice is issued based on the dates of conviction (1997, 2000 - Union County, 2000 - Drew County), the fact that all terms of the applicant’s sentences have been completed and there have been no further criminal-law violations. There are no law-enforcement objections to the application.

Brian C. Feathers (Tupelo, Mississippi): Theft
This notice is issued based on the date of conviction (2000 - Mississippi County), the fact that all terms of the applicant’s sentences have been completed and there have been no further criminal-law violations. There are no law-enforcement objections to the application.

Larry B. Fluellen, Jr. (Little Rock): Residential Burglary, Theft of Property, Possession of Marijuana, Possession of Marijuana with Intent to Deliver
This notice is issued based on the dates of conviction (1999, 2005 - Pulaski County, 2002 - Little Rock District), the fact that all terms of the applicant’s sentences have been completed and there have been no further criminal-law violations. There are no law-enforcement objections to the application.

Kevin E. Johnson (Fort Smith): Theft of Property, Failure to Appear
This notice is issued based on the date of conviction (1987 - Sebastian County), the fact that all terms of the applicant’s sentence have been completed and there have been no further criminal-law violations. There are no law-enforcement objections to the application.

William M. Lewis (Conway): Possession of Methamphetamine and Drug Paraphernalia, Possession of Methamphetamine with Intent to Deliver
This notice is issued based on the date of conviction (1995 - Faulkner County), the fact that all terms of the applicant’s sentence have been completed and there have been no further criminal-law violations. There are no law-enforcement objections to the application.

Jimmy D. Logan (Pine Bluff): Residential Burglary, Theft of Property
This notice is issued based on the date of conviction (1999 - Jefferson County), the fact that all terms of the applicant’s sentence have been completed and there have been no further criminal-law violations. There are no law-enforcement objections to the application.

Stan Lynch (Parker, Texas): Possession of Heroin with Intent to Deliver
This notice is issued based on the date of conviction (1977 - Columbia County), the fact that all terms of the applicant’s sentence have been completed and there have been no further criminal-law violations. There are no law-enforcement objections to the application.

Daniel Vinson (Powder Springs, Georgia): Possession of Methamphetamine and Drug Paraphernalia
This notice is issued based on the date of conviction (2004 - Cleveland County), the fact that all terms of the applicant’s sentence have been completed and there have been no further criminal-law violations. There are no law-enforcement objections to the application.

Brian K. Yarnell (Norman, Oklahoma): Theft by Receiving
This notice is issued based on the date of conviction (1990 - Crawford County), the fact that all terms of the applicant’s sentence have been completed and there have been no further criminal-law violations. There are no law-enforcement objections to the application.