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Details Of The Meeting Of Kim Kardashian And Donald Trump Hollywoodgossip
Kim Kardashian traveled to Washington to meet with President Donald Trump’s chief adviser and son-in-law , Jared Kushner , to discuss the reform of the prisons, E! News could know. He also sat down with the president to ask him to pardon a woman who is serving life without parole for facing a drug case for the first time.
Kim was photographed arriving at the White House on Wednesday afternoon in a black pantsuit and lime green heels. After the meeting, Trump tweeted: “Great meeting with @kimkardashian today, we are talking about prison reforms and sentencing.” Earlier this month, E! News learned that Kim was in talks with Jared to pardon a 62-year-old great-grandmother named Alice Marie Johnson . Currently, Alice is serving a life sentence for a nonviolent drug crime for the first time. It has been more than 20 years since he began his sentence in a federal prison in October 1996.
Kim Kardashian gave the following statement to E! News after meeting with President Donald Trump at the White House: “I would like to thank President Trump for his time this afternoon. We hope that the President will grant clemency to Ms. Alice Marie Johnson who is serving a life sentence for a First nonviolent drug crime, we are optimistic about Mrs. Johnson’s future and hoping that she, and many like her, will have a second chance in life. ” You can hear Alice explaining her case in a video: “I struggled financially, I could not find a job fast enough to take care of my family.” I felt like a failure, panicked and, out of desperation, took one of the worst My life’s decisions to make some quick money. ”
She continued: “I got involved in a drug conspiracy.” Kim first publicly discussed Alice’s case in October of 2017 when she tweeted an article about her imprisonment. “This is so unfair,” Kim wrote to his Twitter followers . The following month, the New York Daily News reported that Kim had enlisted his lawyer to “help in the clemency campaigns” of Alice and Cyntoia Brown. Kim’s lawyer, Shawn Holley, told the publication at the time that Alice “has been a model prisoner and has the support of the director, government officials and a multitude of others in her attempt to be released.”