Terry E. Barnard to serve sixth term as Parole Board Chairman

Owens to serve again as Vice Chairman

ATLANTA – Terry E. Barnard has been elected chairman by his colleagues on the State Board of Pardons and Paroles for FY 2021. Today, at the June meeting of the Parole Board, Barnard was elected to a sixth term as chairman.

July meeting of the State Board of Pardons and Paroles is canceled

The July monthly meeting of the State Board of Pardons and Paroles has been canceled.

The monthly meeting of the State Board of Pardons and Paroles is scheduled for June 23, 2020

June 5, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE
OPEN MEETING

 

 

 

The agenda for the monthly meeting of the State Board of Pardons and Paroles is published

The agenda for the June 23, 2020, meeting of the State Board of Pardons and Paroles is published.

Monthly meeting of the State Board of Pardons and Paroles is postponed

Monthly meeting of the State Board of Pardons and Paroles is postponed

Board Considering Releases to Address COVID-19 in Georgia Prisons

ATLANTA - In order to provide the Georgia Department of Corrections (GDC) additional flexibility to manage the inmate population in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, the State Board of Pardons and Paroles has begun reviewing specific cases for clemency release.

Colvin Hinton denied parole; next consideration by the Parole Board scheduled for 2025

ATLANTA – The State Board of Pardons and Paroles has denied parole for Colvin Hinton, convicted in DeKalb County of the 1994 murder of Shannon Melendi.

Monthly Parole Board meeting is scheduled March 3, 2020

The monthly meeting of the State Board of Pardons and Paroles is March 3, 2020.

Parole Board Denies Clemency in Lance Case

ATLANTA - The State Board of Pardons and Paroles has denied clemency to Donnie Cleveland Lance. The decision by the five member board comes following a meeting today to consider clemency in the case.

The Parole Board's Order denying clemency in the Lance Case is published

The Parole Board's Order denying clemency in the Lance Case is available  Download this pdf file. here .