Kim Kardashian reportedly working to free another convicted felon

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The hip-hop wife pulled through Wednesday (September 5) to meet President Donald Trump to discuss prison reform. The celebrity social reform agent says the judge resigned partly because he couldn't continue to send people to jail for laws that were unjust.

"The discussion is mainly focused on ways to improve that process to ensure deserving cases receive a fair review", according to Hogan Gidley, White House deputy press secretary.

"Today at the White House, members of the Administration are hosting a listening session about the clemency process".

Speaking on a U.S. podcast, she told listeners she "talks to the White House often" about prison reform.


The meeting came three months after Kardashian successfully lobbied President Trump to pardon 63-year-old Alice Marie Johnson, who spent two decades in jail on drug charges. Johnson credited Kardashian West for helping secure her release.

Kim Kardashian is seen entering the grounds of the White House, May 30, 2018.

The Keeping Up With The Kardashians star is hoping to help 30-year-old Chris Young after he was sentenced to life in prison for marijuana and cocaine possession after being arrested in 2010; Kim believes it was an "unfair" harsh sentence.

"It's scary when you have a minor drug charge but then you get life and you're stuck in this insane maximum-security prison with murderers and people [like that]", the 37-year-old reality star continued.


According to reports, Kim is meeting with the head of state to rally behind a 30-year prisoner now serving a life sentence.

Kardashian shared on social media on Wednesday an interview she did for podcast "Wrongful Conviction", hosted by Jason Flom. Why Kardashian advocated for Alice Johnson during her visit with President Trump and what you need to know about prison reform. Kim also says she's in regular touch with Jared Kushner, who she says is "passionate" about prison reform ... especially in drug cases where the sentences are draconian.

In prison, Chris is said to study in his free time and read as much as he can.


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