Putin to consider pardoning Naama Issachar

Kremlin announces receipt of request from PM Netanyahu to grant amnesty to Israeli woman for cannabis possession.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/14/2019, 8:21 PM

Trump pardons former Jerusalem Post owner Conrad Black

US Pres. Trump grants full pardon to former media mogul found guilty of fraud.Marcy Oster, JTA, 5/17/2019, 7:39 AM

Pardoned former US soldier didn't recognize White House's number

Michael Behenna was convicted of unpremeditated murder in a combat zone of the 2008 killing of an unarmed Iraqi prisoner.Sara Rubenstein, 5/10/2019, 8:14 AM

Who will be released for Israel's 70th anniversary?

Adv. Orit Hayun, expert in criminal law, speaks about the President's massive commemorative pardoning plan scheduled for Israel's 70th.ILTV, 3/28/2018, 3:52 PM

Netanyahu signs petition calling for amnesty for Elor Azariya

PM joins petitioners calling on President Rivlin to reconsider refusal to pardon soldier convicted for shooting wounded terrorist.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/27/2017, 7:41 PM

IDF Chief of Staff opposes Azariya's pardon request

IDF leaders recommend president not pardon soldier convicted for shooting wounded terrorist.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/5/2017, 10:21 PM

Elor Azariya's mother to President: I want my son back

Mother of soldier convicted of shooting wounded terrorist begs president to pardon her son.Gary Willig, 11/3/2017, 11:00 AM

Elor Azariya expected to request pardon from President Rivlin

President can cancel or further reduce sentence, or grant complete pardon - cancelling manslaughter conviction.Tal Polon, 9/27/2017, 6:58 PM

Azerbaijan pardons Israeli blogger

Israeli blogger sentenced to three years in prison for illegal entry receives pardon.Nitsan Keidar, 9/11/2017, 2:02 PM

Katzav wants a pardon like Olmert's

Former President asks Rivlin to pardon him and remove his parole restrictions.Reut Hadar, 8/8/2017, 5:42 AM

President grants Olmert partial amnesty

President Rivlin eases parole conditions for former PM convicted of corruption 2 days after his early release from prison.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/4/2017, 4:12 PM

Shaked supports pardoning Olmert

Justice Minister calls on President Rivlin to pardon former Prime Minister convicted of accepting bribes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/15/2017, 8:42 PM

Poll: Most Jewish Israelis believe Azariya should be pardoned

A new poll indicates that 63% of Jewish Israelis are in favor of a presidential pardon for soldier Elor Azariya.Tal Polon, 2/23/2017, 8:42 AM

Former Prime Minister Ehud Olmert requests pardon

Former Prime Minister Ehud Olmert, currently serving 27-month prison sentence for corruption, requests pardon from President Rivlin.JTA, 1/31/2017, 10:29 PM

Rabbi Yoshiyahu Pinto requests pardon

'Corruption rabbi' beseeches President Reuven Rivlin over medical condition; officials expect request to be rejected.Tova Dvorin, 4/19/2016, 10:31 PM

Khamenei Pardons 920 Prisoners

Iran’s Supreme Leader pardons or reduces the sentences of 920 people, an annual gesture to mark the anniversary of the Islamic Republic.Elad Benari, 4/1/2014, 5:44 AM