Haslam Weighing Clemency for Cyntoia Brown - Articles

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Posted by: Katharine Heriges on Dec 11, 2018
Gov. Bill Haslam said yesterday that he is “reviewing every aspect” of whether to grant clemency to Cyntoia Brown, a Nashville sex trafficking victim serving a life sentence in prison for a murder she committed at 16, The Tennessean reports. He said he wants to review the case fairly, alongside others that are similar but haven’t received the same amount of publicity. Haslam has until Jan. 19 to make his decision.