Reverse Commute

“If you shoot one person, they give you life, they give you the death penalty. These [drug dealers] can kill 2,000, 3,000 people, and nothing happens to them.” Donald Trump and his Justice Department have talked very tough when it comes to drug sentencing. Today, the president commuted the life sentence of Alice Johnson, the 63-year-old great grandmother in prison for drug trafficking. (Johnson’s cause was brought to the president’s attention last week during an Oval Office meeting with Kim Kardashian.)

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