The pardons issued by former Governor Haley Barbour have been all over the news.
I really can't add anything to what has already been said.
The only opinion I have on pardons is for the legislature not to overreact on emotions and pass a bill that is not well thought out.
We have three branches of government, Legislative, Judicial and Executive.
There have been abuses by all three.
We need to have a checks and balances system.
There are pardons that are justified and we need to be very careful before we rush in and change the law.
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