Thus run the official words of the reprieve
addressed to the hearts ashore lying under a heavy sentence.
The good man having made a very Christian exhortation to me, not to let the joy of my reprieve put the remembrance of my past sorrow out of my mind, and having told me that he must leave me, to go and enter the reprieve in the books, and show it to the sheriffs, stood up just before his going away, and in a very earnest manner prayed to God for me, that my repentance might be made unfeigned and sincere; and that my coming back, as it were, into life again, might not be a returning to the follies of life which I had made such solemn resolutions to forsake, and to repent of them.
He congratulated my having a space yet allowed me for repentance, whereas the state of those six poor creatures was determined, and they were now past the offers of salvation; he earnestly pressed me to retain the same sentiments of the things of life that I had when I had a view of eternity; and at the end of all told me I should not conclude that all was over, that a reprieve was not a pardon, that he could not yet answer for the effects of it; however, I had this mercy, that I had more time given me, and that it was my business to improve that time.
The good minister, whose interest, though a stranger to me, had obtained me the reprieve, mourned sincerely for this part.
"And whom will you employ to carry the reprieve
to the officer directing the execution?"
He is to have power to grant reprieves
and pardons for offenses against the United States, except in cases of impeachment; to recommend to the consideration of Congress such measures as he shall judge necessary and expedient; to convene, on extraordinary occasions, both houses of the legislature, or either of them, and, in case of disagreement between them with respect to the time of adjournment, to adjourn them to such time as he shall think proper; to take care that the laws be faithfully executed; and to commission all officers of the United States." In most of these particulars, the power of the President will resemble equally that of the king of Great Britain and of the governor of New York.
South China Morning Post quoted Ross as saying that the reprieve
, which would have expired on August 19 is now extended until November 19 to prevent disruption at some rural US telecom networks.
President Donald Trump suggested Sunday that his administration is not likely to grant another temporary reprieve
to Huawei Technologies, pushing back against reports that an extension was expected to come today.
government has provided a way for Huawei to continue operating for a few more months, the head of state, Donald Trump leans on not giving them the reprieve
. The President of the United States is yet to give the decision.
Louie Gonzales spared of suspension !-- -- Joey Villar (The Philippine Star) - August 1, 2019 - 12:00am MANILA, Philippines Jose Rizal University got a reprieve
from the league as it was granted its appeal to have its coach Louie Gonzales spared of suspension.
"The Committee would like to urge the LTFRB to seriously consider the sentiments of the representatives present here now that you give them at least two weeks reprieve
before we implement the same," he said.
M2 EQUITYBITES-May 22, 2019--Big four accounting firms could get reprieve
from audit reform