Governor Charlie Crist's Clemency Board Notes on the Restoration of Felon Civil Rights, 2007

From: Restoration of Felons' Civil Rights Speaking Points, 2007, Series 2068

Page 2 of Governor Charlie Crist’s Clemency Board Speech Notes on the Restoration of Felon Civil Rights, 2007

Transcript

- Those whose lives we discuss today have served a sentence, as they should have; but what right have we here to add to that sentence.

- Redemption - Forgiveness - Grace

- I call for Redemption!

God given inalienable rights from our Creator - once the debt is paid we must again honor their rights - and thereby honor him

-"We should not confuse punishment with revenge"