Alice Johnson: Trump answers Kim Kardashian ‘ s clemency plea
Kim Kardashian asked and President Trump replied. Why Kardashian argue for Alice Johnson during her visit with President Trump and what you need to know about the prison reform.
After Alice Marie Johnson, received the news of her commutation, Kim Kardashian, who is pleading for her release from prison, has decided to travel to Memphis to meet with Johnson in person.
On Wednesday, Us Weekly confirmed that the reality star and mother of three children, was headed in another cross-country trek in honor of the recently released Johson.
This will be the first time that the KKW beauty mogul will meet with Johnson, but the 63-year-old said that she first heard the news of her commutation of Kardashian.
“When Kim told me that I was released, I started to jump and scream, and cry, and everyone was crying,” Johnson said during her June 7 “Good Morning America” appearance. “It was great. I’m so glad that she was the one who was able to deliver the news to me. It was a perfect ending.”
The great grandmother went on to describe hearing the news of her commutation as “a moment that [she] will never forget.”
Kardashian took her search to Johnson picked up all the way to the White House. On 30 May, the 37-year-old met with President Trump card in the person in the Oval Office. After their meeting on June 6, Trump converted to Johnson’s life sentence for a nonviolent drug offense, which allowed her to be released from prison.
Kim Kardashian a meeting with Donald Trump in the Oval Office to talk about forgiveness of the Alice Marie Johnson, who had served 20 years in prison for crimes connected to a local drug ring.
The reality star expressed her gratitude to the president in a tweet with the text: “Best news ever!!!! So thankful to @realDonaldTrump, Jared Kushner, and everyone showed compassion and contributed countless hours to this important moment for Mrs. Alice Marie Johnson. Its commutation is inspiring and gives hope to so many others who deserve a second chance. I hope to continue the important work that by working together with organizations who have fought this fight for much longer than I have and deserve the recognition.”
The conversation I had with Alice will forever be one of my best memories. Telling her for the first time and hearing her scream while crying together is a moment I will never forget.
— Kim Kardashian West (@KimKardashian) June 6, 2018
Johnson and Kardashian are scheduled to appear together on Thursday’s episode of the “Today” show.
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