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Lawyer for Georgia man set for execution this week says doubts remain about his client's guilt

...Angela Sizemore in south Georgia, is set for execution Thursday at the state prison in Jackson.The Georgia Board of Pardons and Paroles, the only entity authorized to commute a death sentence, has scheduled a clemency hearing for Johnson Wednesday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-11-17/lawyer-georgia-man-set-execution-we
Witnesses, visitors recount Georgia's only female death row inmate's final moments

Kelly Gis­sen­daner sobbed, then apologized and described her husband, Doug Gissandaner, as "an amazing man." And then she sang "Amazing Grace" until she died at 12:21 a.m.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-09-30/georgia-executes-woman-after-all-st
Georgia executes woman convicted in husband's death; 1st woman executed in state in 70 years

...execution on Tuesday.The Supreme Court of Georgia also denied her a stay of execution Tuesday and the Georgia Board of Pardons and Paroles declined to grant her clemency after it met on earlier on Tuesday to consider new testimony from supporters...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-09-29/execution-nears-only-w
Stay of execution for Georgia woman on death row denied by federal and state Supreme Courts

...Circuit Court of Appeals.Earlier today, Gissendaner got a rare extra chance to plead for a reprieve from the Board of Pardons and Paroles, but failed again in her request for clemency.The board voted to allow the death sentence to be carried out...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-09-29/clemency-denied-georgi
Finding job not easy for those with criminal past

...less to serve can become residents of the 230-bed transitional center if they receive a referral from the Board of Pardons and Paroles or a member within a prison. Crimi nal history and behavior in prison are among the factors weighed when deciding...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-09-06/finding-job
Derek Singleton

...of Arts in Criminal Justice and a Master in Public Administration. He was employed by the State of Georgia Board of Pardons and Paroles for twenty-six years. Survivors are his loving and devoted wife, Sherrie Porter Singleton, Grovetown...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000175535162
Girl rescued, 4 arrested in child exploitation sting

...Columbia and Richmond counties. Officials from the Effingham County Sheriff's Office, the Georgia State Board of Pardons and Paroles and the Richmond County Marshal's Office assisted in the operation.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-04/girl-rescued-4-arreste
Preachers try to stay execution

...She was denied clemency last week after her attorneys took the allotted morning hearing Tuesday before the Board of Pardons and Paroles.Her attorneys filed an emergency motion today for a 90-day stay to allow them to present more than the 21...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-02/preachers-try-stay-execution
Many of Deal's top aides, executive branch officials get pay raises

...years ago."Other 2015 increases came with turnover in certain jobs.Deal's newest appointee to the State Board of Pardons and Paroles, Brian Owens, is paid almost $150,000. That's about what he made running the state prison system, but...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-28/many-deals-top-aides-executiv
Daughter pushes for mother's clemency on eve of execution for murder

...will be the first time Georgia has executed a woman since 1945.Slideshow: Georgia Death Row InmatesThe State Board of Pardons and Paroles, the only entity in Georgia authorized to commute a death sentence to life in prison, has set a clemency hearing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-23/daughter-pushes-mothers-cleme