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Connecticut May Be Ahead of the Curve When It Comes to Pardoning Convicts
If you've been convicted of a federal crime, it's almost impossible to get a pardon. Doesn't matter if you've served your time and turned your life around, or that the crime happened decades ago — your chances of getting pardoned remain virtually non-existent. Experts say the same is true in the vast majority of states.
By Gregory B. Hladky
September 17, 2013