Thread: parole boards
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Old 11-10-2019, 10:40 AM
Scumpup is offline
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In PA, the board has no authority to parole from a life sentence. The board can recommend parole but the governor must approve it. Some sign off more than others. Tom Ridge, for example, never paroled a single lifer.