This is not a joke. The announcement appears on the official White House website.
He also commuted three other sentences. Three were women harshly over sentenced for minor non-violent drug offences. These are women who are being advocated for by Alice Johnson. Alice is one of the first people Kim Kardashian convinced trump to pardon. It is great to see something happening in this area, even if it is only three people today.
And then he gave out a bunch of pardons to former criminals who have served their time.
One of the names was very familiar although the description is very… um… Well just read it for yourself. If you are not familiar with the name Angela Stanton, open a whole box of wine Then, get to reading the posts by clicking the link below. They are in order from newest to oldest. So, you might want to scroll all the way back to the beginning. You won’t regret it. Actually scroll back until you get to this post and start there. Parks v Stanton Justin Cody Deposition
Below is the official statement on Angela. It’s clearly written by Angela and not entirely accurate. You know, just like the president. By the way, Angela appears to be a huge Trump supporter. What a world we live in. All the rights fought for so black people and women could vote, only to have them vote for a racist, misogynist. What a country!
From the official White House Website.
Angela Stanton overcame a difficult childhood to become a champion for redemption and rehabilitation for all who strive for a better life. In 2007, she served a 6-month home confinement sentence for her role in a stolen vehicle ring. Today, Ms. Stanton is a national best-selling author, widely acclaimed television personality, and proponent of criminal justice reform. She works tirelessly to improve reentry outcomes for people returning to their communities upon release from prison, focusing on the critical role of families in the process. This pardon is supported by Alveda King.