From the beginning, fired Ohio State band director Jon Waters has vowed to clear his name. Waters claims he was in the process of making changes to the OSU band culture before the investigation that cost him his job. Those changes are detailed in a report Waters gave investigators last month.
Gubernatorial Pardons and Commutations
Ted Strickland – Ohio Governor – answers the question: What are gubernatorial pardons and commutations?
A pardon erases the sentence, as though it never happened. Commutation of sentence results in a reduction of the sentence to a lesser time period.