HONOLULU - Governor Linda Lingle granted pardons to five individuals in 2007.
She says the individuals have since "proven their ability to lead law-abiding lives and to be productive members of our community."
Carl Wilbert Dunaway was convicted of an assault in the third degree, a misdemeanor, in 1997. This was his only arrest. Dunaway was pardoned on January 17, 2007.
Michael Kenji Nakamura's convictions include larceny in the second degree (1966), failure to render aid (1962), burglary in the first degree (1962), malicious conversions (1961) and trespassing (1961). Nakamura had no other arrests since being discharged from parole in 1969. He was pardoned on February 28, 2007.
Tami Marie Arndt-Beatty was convicted in 1998 for contempt of court, a misdemeanor. The incident was her only arrest. Arndt-Beatty was pardoned on March 14, 2007.