Obama gave a pardon to someone convicted of "possession of an unregistered firearm."—
Joe Pounder (@PounderFile) March 01, 2013
President Obama granted 17 pardons late Friday afternoon, including one to a man sentenced to four years probation for possession of an unregistered firearm and possession of a firearm without a serial number.
Presidential pardon – Larry Thornton of Forsyth, Ga., possession of unregistered firearm and possession of firearm without a serial number.—
Thomas Crews (@AnarchyLives) March 02, 2013
Others pardoned today had been convicted of a range of crimes, ranging from food stamp fraud to cocaine possession to conspiracy to defraud the Immigration and Naturalization Service.