To Pardon John Hunton


1849 Vol. 1 -- Page: 331

Sequential Number: 399

Full Title: AN ACT to pardon John Hunton of the county of Wilkes.

WHEREAS at a Superior Court held in and for the county of Wilkes at February Term, in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty, John Hunton was convicted of the crime of murder, and sentenced by the presiding Judge to imprisonment in the Penitentiary of this State for and during the term of his natural life:

SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the State of Georgia, in General Assembly met, and it is hereby enacted by the authority of the same, That from and after the nineteenth day of February, eighteen hundred and fifty, the said John Hunton be and he is hereby declared to be freely, fully, and entirely pardoned, and exonerated, and discharged from the pains and penalties of his said conviction and sentence, as freely, fully and entirely as if such conviction and sentence had never taken place.

Approval Date: Approved, February 22, 1850.

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