A California judge has ruled that former Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger didn’t break any laws when he cut the manslaughter sentence for the son of a political ally just hours before leaving office last year.
A lawsuit seeks to nullify Arnold Schwarzenegger’s commutation of a prison sentence for a political ally’s son shortly before his term as California governor ended in January.
Former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger said he was helping a friend when he commuted the sentence of the son of a political ally.
Former Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger is being sued for shortening the sentence of former Assembly Speaker Fabian Nunez’s son.
A state assemblyman is seeking a constitutional amendment that would prohibit a California governor from issuing last-minute pardons and commutations.
Former Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger reportedly has apologized for not informing a slain man’s family he was cutting the prison term of one of the two people involved in the killing.
The victim’s father said politics had no place in interfering with justice.