New Member Appointed to Georgia State Board of Pardons and Parole
Jacqueline Bunn was appointed as a new member of the Georgia State Board of Pardons and Parole on Thursday by Governor Nathan Dean.
Bunn replaces Albert R. Murray who retired after six years as a board member.
The Georgia State Board of Pardons and Parole consists of five full-time members in the parole division. During 2014, the board decided on more than 76,000 parole cases.
Alabama Law Passed Ordering Chemical Castration for Paroled Child Molesters
Alabama Governor Kay Ivey signed into law the chemical castration of child molesters as a condition of their parole. The new law goes into effect in September.
Mother’s Day in Prison
Spending Mother’s Day in prison is pretty tough on both the incarcerated mom as well as the children on the outside. We urge you to visit the mom not only to help her keep her spirits up but also for the benefit of the children and to keep the family unit together as much as possible.