The presidential pardon system is backlogged and broken.
Posted inAccountability, Criminal Justice
All the president’s pardons
Under President Donald Trump, the pardon system has completely broken down.
The inquiry into President Donald Trump brings memories of Richard Nixon and the pardon that changed history. Also, how the pardons system broke down.
Don’t miss a story. Get our investigations delivered to your inbox.
Success! You're on the list.
Whoops! There was an error and we couldn't process your subscription. Please reload the page and try again.
Posted inThe Trump Era
We share the story of a broken pardons system, leaving a backlog of 13,000 applications, and a pardon attorney’s office that the White House ignores.