December 3rd, 2010
03:28 PM ET

Freedom! Obama grants pardons

Today President Barack Obama granted pardons to the following nine individuals:

James Bernard Banks – Liberty, Utah

Sentence: Oct. 31, 1972; District of Utah; two years of probation.

Russell James Dixon – Clayton, Ga.
Offense: Felony liquor law violation; 26 U.S.C. ยง 5604(a)(1).
Sentence: June 23, 1960; Northern District of Georgia; two years of probation.

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