President Barack Obama on Thursday, May 5 commuted the prison sentences of 61 people serving time for drug-related offenses. Most will be released July 28. The action is part of a broader effort to overhaul the criminal justice system and ease punishments for nonviolent drug offenders.
President Barack Obama on Thursday, May 5 commuted the prison sentences of 61 people serving time for drug-related offenses. Most will be released July 28. The action is part of a broader effort to overhaul the criminal justice system and ease punishments for nonviolent drug offenders. Pablo Martinez Monsivais AP
President Barack Obama on Thursday, May 5 commuted the prison sentences of 61 people serving time for drug-related offenses. Most will be released July 28. The action is part of a broader effort to overhaul the criminal justice system and ease punishments for nonviolent drug offenders. Pablo Martinez Monsivais AP