Black prisoners have had the poorest chance of receiving the president’s ultimate act of mercy, HuffingtonPost reports.
The review of applications for pardons is conducted almost entirely in secret, with the government releasing scant information about those it rejects.
ProPublica’s review examined what happened after President George W. Bush decided at the beginning of his first term to rely almost entirely on the recommendations made by career lawyers in the Office of the Pardon Attorney.
Dr. Cathy Hughes Honored By The Great Blacks In Wax Museum In Baltimore
<strong>Radio One</strong> Founder <a href="http://wolbbaltimore.newsone.com/?s=cathy+hughes&submit=Search" target="_blank"><strong>Dr. Cathy Hughes</strong></a> was honored with a wax figure by the <strong>Great Blacks In Wax Museum</strong> in <strong>Baltimore</strong>. The unveiling was at the Baltimore County African American Festival in Towson, MD. <strong>September 20</strong> was officially named <strong>Dr. Cathy Hughes Day in Baltimore County</strong> by <strong>Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz</strong>. R&B singer <a href="http://magicbaltimore.com/?s=raheem+devaughn&submit=Search" target="_blank"><strong>Raheem Devaughn</strong></a> performed at the unveiling. Here are pictures from the event:
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