TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Stacey Shrader Joslin on Mar 4, 2013

President Barack Obama pardoned 17 people Friday, including three Tennesseans. Roy Eugene Grimes Sr. of Athens was pardoned on charges he falsely altered a U.S. postal money order; Donald Barrie Simon Jr. of Chattanooga was pardoned on charges he aided and abetted in the theft of an interstate shipment; and Donna Kaye Wright of Friendship was pardoned for embezzlement and misapplication of bank funds. Knoxnews has more on the three and their cases.