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Trump / Pardons / Johnson #1125744

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jun 07, 2018
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(Studio: David Muir) Report introduced.

(Washington: Pierre Thomas) The reunion of Alice Johnson with her family after decades in prison due to a drug offense after Kim Kardashian persuaded President Trump to commute her sentence featured; scenes shown of Johnson running. [JOHNSON - thanks President Trump: asks he remember others left behind.] The approaches of President Obama & Trump to drug offenses noted. [TRUMP - says you gotta put away drug dealers.] [TRUMp - talks about pardoning boxer Jack Johnson at Sylvester Stallone's request.] Other possible pardons noted. Trump's interest in more pardons & commutations discussed.

Muir, David;
Thomas, Pierre

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