Jan. 5, 2023 – Gov. Kathy Hochul used her clemency powers in the final days of 2022 to give a second chance to 13 individuals, but has so far failed to deliver on her 2021 pledge to dramatically increase the scope and frequency of when she issues clemencies. Legal Aid Society’s Ted Hausman discusses the latest round of pardons and commutations and makes the case for more executive action.