Recent News & Announcements
- May 13, 2015
Governor Pardons Va. Man in Prison 29 Years in Case of Mistaken Identity
Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe granted an absolute pardon to a convicted sex offender, ending a decades-long campaign by an imprisoned man whose claims of innocence were eventually joined by prosecutors and police.Read more (The Washington Post) »
- May 02, 2015
The Painful Price of Aging in Prison
Even as harsh sentences are reconsidered, the financial — and human — tolls mount.Read more (The Washington Post) »
- April 10, 2015
Virginia Tops Nation in Sending Students to Cops, Courts: Where Does Your State Rank?
Diagnosed as autistic, a sixth grader is sent to juvenile court for kicking a trash can.Read more (The Center for Public Integrity) »
- April 02, 2015
President Obama’s Letter to 22 Prisoners
President Barack Obama wrote a letter to 22 people serving sentences of decades or life for nonviolent drug crimes in federal prisons across the country.Read more (New York Times) »
- March 20, 2015
Too Old to Commit Crime?
This article talks about maximum prison sentences and parole eligibility for offenders who have committed serious crimes.Read more (New York Times) »
Recent Parole Decisions
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Most Requested Forms
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Appeal the Parole Board’s decision that an offender is ineligible for parole
Petition for consideration of conditional release of any geriatric prison that meets the legal requirements
Appeal or request reconsideration based on significant new information or error in information or policy of the Parole Board's not grant decision