bribery scandal

January 18, 1979 - Gov. Ray Blanton And The Get-Out-Of-Jail Card

This day in 1979 - January 18th and the early swearing in of Governor Ray Blanton's successor, circumventing the flood of pardons for convicted felons and the cash-for-parole scandal. Iran still in turmoil and the Carter Administration walking on egg shells as the result.