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Abbott Announces Pardons

Governor Greg Abbott’s Office announced the issuance of six pardons on Friday.

On Friday, Abbott announced his signing of pardons for six individuals. Joseph Blackwell, Raymond Lindholm, Pamela Wren, Javier Rojas, Ruth Griffith, and Reginald DeCuire were listed in the pardons issued. The convictions listed in the pardons were from a long stretch of time, with some convictions dating back to the 1980s.

For details on all the pardons, please visit

Photo by KTRK

Photo by KTRK

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