Governor Christie Pardons Shaneen Allen

At The Corner, Charles C. Cooke writes:

Herewith, a beautiful sight: This is Chris Christie pardoning Shaneen Allen, a single mother from Pennsylvania who had been prosecuted for taking a concealed weapon into New Jersey in violation of the law:

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Allen has come a long way. At first it looked as if her mistake — she did not realize that her Pennsylvania concealed carry license wasn’t valid in every other state — was going to land her in prison for more than a decade, cost her her job as a medical practitioner, and take her away from her children.

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But then something remarkable happened: After the story hit the news, the widespread public outcry slowly but surely convinced the prosecutor to relent. Eventually, Allen was spared…(read more)

National Review


One Comment on “Governor Christie Pardons Shaneen Allen”

  1. Father Paul Lemmen says:

    Reblogged this on A Conservative Christian Man.


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