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Kim Kardashian ask Trump to pardon a drug offender, report
Reality star expected to visit the White house to meet with Trump and Kushner to discuss prison-reform, and will reportedly try for a pardon for the 62-year-old great-grandmother, Alice Johnson.
President trump is the granting of mercy, Alice Marie Johnson, a great-grandmother, who was sentenced to a life sentence in prison for non-violent drug charges — just a week after the reality TV star Kim Kardashian West attended to discuss the Oval Office to the case, according to The Associated Press.
The news of Johnson ‘ s grace was first reported by Axios on Wednesday.
Johnson, 63, was arrested in 1993 and for drug conspiracy and money laundering in 1996, after a Mic profile. She became involved with a cocaine dealer, after she lost her job, her son was killed, she and her husband divorced, and her house was foreclosed on, the Mic reported in the year 2013.
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— Kim Kardashian West (@KimKardashian) 6. June 2018
According to Mic, Johnson said, that they act not to sell drugs or to make offers, although she admitted, as a mediator, for the parties to route messages. It was to life in prison without parole.
“I’m doing something wrong,” Johnson HuffPost said before. “But this [was] a bad decision in my life, has cost me my life.”
In October 2017, Kardashian West in a video That is so unfairly divided from Johnson’s history of social media, commented: “.”
This is so unfair… https://t.co/W3lPINbQuy
— Kim Kardashian West (@KimKardashian) October 26, 2017
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Later, she is recruited, her lawyer, Shawn Holley, the working of the first grace for Johnson and Cyntoia brown, life in prison for a murder she committed when she was 16, the New York Daily News reported. Supporters of brown have said, it was the 43-year-old man, because she is in fear of her life and a victim of human trafficking, according to The Tennessean.
“[Johnson] was a model prisoner and has the support of the Director, government and many others have said, in your bid for the share,” Holley.
The great-grandmother, who has been in prison for more than 20 years, Kardashian West help is known, and sent the reality TV star a letter of thanks, TMZ reported last year.
“Ms. Kardashian, you are to help, literally, to save my life and restore that Johnson wrote to me, to my family,” the letter said. “I was drowning and you threw me a life jacket and gave me the hope that this life jacket I’m serving, can one day be removed.”
Johnson referred to Rosa Parks’ refusal to your seat in a bus as a “crucial moment” in history.
KIM KARDASHIAN WEST FOR ALICE JOHNSON, AND OTHERS, DETAINED
“I think the story is recorded that Kim Kardashian had added the courage to take a stand against the human warehousing and a Central figure in meaningful criminal justice reform was a reality,” she said.
A Change.org petition in support of a pardon for Johnson has more than 271,000 signatures. Johnson had sought a pardon from former President Barack Obama, but did not receive, according to HuffPost.
Kardashian West pleaded for Johnson, and reform of the prison system at a meeting in the White house in may, with Trump and Jared Kushner, the President’s adviser and son-in-law.
Kaitlyn Schallhorn is a Reporter for Fox News. You can follow her on Twitter @K_Schallhorn.