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Protesters Push Cuomo on Clemency In Westchester Rally

Andrew Cuomo.
Andrew Cuomo. Photo Credit: Contributed

MOUNT KISCO, N.Y. -- Dozens of protesters gathered just blocks from the home of Gov. Andrew Cuomo to push for leniency for the state's rehabilitated prisoners, according to lohud.com.

The Candles for Clemency rally drew about 75 protesters Saturday night to the Presbyterian Church of Mount Kisco, where they attempted to persuade the governor by candle light, the story said.

According to lohud.com, a spokesman from the Cuomo's office addressed the crowd, telling them that the governor was not opposed to their ideas and had already identified a number of prisoners as potential candidates for clemency.

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