Another Chance | The Power of a Pardon Ep. 3

Gerrie has struggled in the past with criminal convictions and drug abuse. Nineteen years after leaving prison, she has been living drug-free and wants to become a business owner. With her criminal record, will Gerrie get the pardon she needs to rebuild her life?

This is “The Power of a Pardon,” a five-part series exploring the intimate and, at times, nerve-racking journeys of five individuals as they show how life-altering a pardon can be when trying to build a life after prison.

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The Power of a Pardon

How long is enough time to pay the price for one’s crimes?

For five formerly incarcerated individuals who served their time, the only path to redemption and chance to pursue their life’s purpose is through the Pennsylvania Board of Pardons.

Through intimate and, at times, nerve-racking stories, follow these five individuals as they show how life-altering a pardon and criminal justice reform can be when trying to build a life after prison.

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