Former Kentucky Governor Under Fire For Controversial Pardons | NBC Nightly News

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Published: 12/14/2019 12:59 AM

Former Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin issued 428 pardons and commutations before leaving office, according to the Louisville Courier-Journal. Among them: a man convicted of raping a 9-year-old and a man who killed his parents. » Subscribe to NBC News: » Watch more ...

Tonight, just days after leaving office, former kentucky governor matt bevin is under fire for issuing 428 pardons and commutations. According to the louisville courier-journal, among those bevin, pardoned a man convicted of raping a nine-year-old child, another who hired a hitman to kill his business partner, a man who killed his parents and a man who beheaded a woman before stuffing her in a bar ...
el, governor bevins, pardons Show was a shocking lack of judgment and, potentially an abuse of our system of justice. Most of those impacted low-level drug offenders, but also pardoned patrick bryan baker, set free this week, two years into a 19 year sentence for a home invasion where baker shot and killed. Donald millswhose sister is furious, pissed off i'm not allowed to eat. I was pissed off the courier journal. Reports baker's family last year raised more than $ 21,000 for bevin tonight. Democratic lawmakers are demanding answers. We owe it to the people of kentucky to dive in and figure out what happened and determine if their trust has been betrayed, bevin, a trump ally who last month lost his re-election bid tweeting late tonight. America is a nation that was established with an understanding and support for redemption and second chances. Peter alexander nbc news, nbc news fans, thanks for checking out our youtube channel subscribe by clicking on that button down here and click on any of the videos overhere to watch. The latest interviews show highlights, and digital exclusives thanks for watching.

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