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Applications for Commutation

Applicants for Pardon

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Applicants for Pardon

Applications for pardon for the following individuals are being 
considered by the Office of Executive Clemency:


Abernethy, Steve T.

Offense: Indecent liberties with child Sentence: 3 years supervised probation
Conviction Date: 9/29/1989
County of Conviction: Catawba

Barham, Dwight Earl

Offense: Assault on a female Sentence: 1 year unsupervised probation
Conviction Date: 2/15/1984
County of Conviction: Wake


Blackmon, Richard Lewis Jr.

Offense: Possession of schedule II Sentence: 12 months supervised probation
Conviction Date: 04/17/2002
County of Conviction: Yadkin

Canterino, John Thomas, Jr.

Offense: Sell or Deliver Marijuana Sentence: Minimum term of 6 months and maximum term of 8 months suspended with 18 months probation
Conviction Date: 02/09/1999
County of Conviction: Pitt

Carter, Eric

Offense: Embezzlement Sentence: 2 years probation
Conviction Date: 4/15/2004
County of Conviction: Robeson

Doud, Jeffrey Norman

Offense: Voluntary manslaughter Sentence: 36 months probation
Conviction Date: 1/9/1998
County of Conviction: Cumberland


Chapman, Glenn Edward

Offense: First Degree Murder Sentence: Death
Conviction Date: 11/15/1994
County of Conviction: Catawba
Offense: First Degree Murder Sentence: Death
Conviction Date:  11/15/1994
County of Conviction: Catawba

Heaggins, Raphael Cesare  aka Cesare Denova Kee

Offense: Simple worthless check Sentence: Costs
Conviction Date: 9/25/1992
County of Conviction: Forsyth
Offense: Misdemeanor larceny Sentence: 3 years probation
Conviction Date:  12/09/1991
County of Conviction: Gaston
Offense: Misdemeanor Embezzlement (Larceny by employee) Sentence: 2 years probation
Conviction Date:  9/5/1990
County of Conviction: Mecklenburg

Hellman, Samuel Elliott

Offense: Attempt to traffick in marijuana;
Attempt to traffick in marijuana by manufacture;
Maintain vehicle/dwelling place for controlled substance
Sentence: 30 months probation
Conviction Date: 4/7/2005
County of Conviction: Buncombe

Jones, David Allen

Offense: Felonious larceny Sentence: 24 months in DOC
Conviction Date: 11/23/1976
County of Conviction: Yadkin

Lail, Ben Kelly

Offense: Obtain property by false pretense (13 counts) Sentence: 30 months probation
Conviction Date: 1/22/1998
County of Conviction: Catawba

Lamb, Larry

Offense: First degree murder Sentence: Natural life
Conviction Date: 8/19/1993
County of Conviction: Duplin
Offense: Felony conspiracy Sentence: 10 years
Conviction Date:  8/19/1993
County of Conviction: Duplin
Offense: Common law robbery Sentence: The court arrests case
Conviction Date:  8/19/1993
County of Conviction: Duplin


Linville, Michael Robert

Offense: Sell and deliver cocaine (2 counts) Sentence: 24 months probation
Conviction Date: 1/29/2001
County of Conviction: Guilford
Offense: Posses with intent to sell and deliver cocaine (2 counts) Sentence: 24 months probation
Conviction Date: 1/29/2001
County of Conviction: Guilford

Savoy, Nancy Wilson

Offense: Assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury Sentence: 5 years probation
Conviction Date: 11/6/1991
County of Conviction: Onslow

Small, David Timothy

Offense: Indecent liberties with child, 4 counts Sentence: 5 years probation
Conviction Date: 04/25/1995
County of Conviction: Mecklenburg

Szczepanski, Jacob Paul

Offense: Common law robbery and second degree burglary Sentence: 36 months probation
Conviction Date: 04/15/2002
County of Conviction: Onslow


Governor's Clemency Office
4294 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, N.C.  27699-4294
Phone: 919-715-1695
Fax: 919-715-8623
 e-mail: clemency@ncmail.net