Kim Kardashian is asking President Donald Trump to forgive Alice Marie Johnson, a great-grandmother serving life imprisonment for her role in a multi-million dollar drug ring.
According to Mic, since Kim saw the tweet of a video of the lady on a site, which has already collected more than 60 million followers, the reality star and mother of three has spoken to the advisor several times. the White House, Jared Kushner, so that he looks into the case of this sexagenarian.
Johnson has been imprisoned for 21 years since being convicted of conspiracy in drug trafficking and money laundering in 1997.
Alice Marie Johnson, a single mother of four, became pregnant at the age of 15. She divorced her husband in 1989 and developed a gambling addiction, which resulted in the loss of her job at FedEx, where she worked for 10 years. She lost everything and her house was seized. A year later, in 1992, his son was killed while driving a scooter.
According to a Change.org petition entitled “Grant Clemency” for Alice Marie Johnson serving a life sentence, launched by one of her children and signed by nearly 209,000 supporters, Johnson led an exemplary life in jail, even counseling other prisoners. She also gave Skype interviews at Yale University and Google.
” She’s been in prison for 21 years and will die there unless President Trump grants her clemency,” the petition reads.
Since then, Kim Kardashian has also championed the case of Cyntoia Brown, a 29-year-old Nashville woman serving life imprisonment for killing a male client at the age of 16 after being forced to do so. to prostitution.