Evers pardons 49 more people, bringing total to 603

MADISON (WKBT) — Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers announced another 49 pardons Friday, bringing his total number of pardons granted to 603.

“It is one of the most rewarding parts of my job as governor to have the opportunity to grant a fresh start to folks who’ve made efforts to learn and grow from their past mistakes,” Evers said. “Forgiveness is an important value I know we all share as Wisconsinites, and I’m grateful for the Pardon Advisory Board for continuing to prioritize this work, giving folks second chances so they can continue their work giving back.”

A full list of pardons announced Friday can be found here.

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