POPE COUNTY, AR- Local residents have created an on-line petition asking Governor Mike Beebe to pardon Andrew James (A.J.) Cody or reduce his 20 year sentence for the second degree murder of Lee Britton.
The petition, hosted on the website change.org, has already garnered more than 700 cyber-signatures since the jury returned its guilty verdict Wednesday.
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