Kardashian West said she'd been moved by Johnson's story after seeing a video by the news outlet Mic. Johnson apologized for her involvement with drug dealers, but noted that she had only done it out of desperation, and that the law under which she had been sentenced had been changed since her sentencing.
"Oh my goodness, I [felt] like my feet had wings on them", she said.
Johnson was sentenced to life in prison for cocaine trafficking and was petitioning to be granted clemency.
Fixing tough sentencing laws had been a priority of former president Barack Obama's administration, but he failed to win congressional support, prompting a stream of presidential pardons and clemency actions.
Kim's low-key approach to Kanye's birthday will no doubt come as a surprise to fans as she stocked a plane with Japanese snacks and magazines for his 40th birthday past year and made him guess where they were going.
Alice Johnson was released from federal prison hours after Mr. Trump's order, with footage showing her running toward her family, throwing her arms open wide and embracing them in front of a crowd.
Val Kilmer's iconic character Iceman will return in Top Gun 2
The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed that Val Kilmer will star opposite Tom Cruise in " Top Gun: Maverick " which is now filming. In 1986, Top Gun hit theaters and brought forth a collection of what would be some of the biggest stars in all of Hollywood.
And Kardashian said she tried to use her platform to help those who had been working on the case.
"We cried, maybe, on the phone for like three minutes straight", an emotional Kardashian told CNN's Van Jones, recounting her advocacy for Johnson, and her role in President Trump's decision to grant Johnson clemency on Wednesday.
As for Johnson's next steps, she'll have regular check-ins with her parole officer and is making plans to meet Kardashian West soon.
"Telling her for the first time and hearing her screams while crying together is a moment I will never forget", she added.
"I will be a force in this fight". She was later released from an Alabama prison after serving 21 years of her life sentence for a nonviolent drug offense and money laundering charges, CNN reported. Administration officials say the president is not only contemplating possible pardons - which wipes out a conviction - but also commutations, which leave the conviction intact and on the person's record while reducing the punishment. "I know that it was a miracle".
Kardashian also asked the President's daughter for a meeting with her father.
Fox & Friends concluded by mocking the Eagles players for having to practice instead of going to the White House party. Trump sang along to "The Star-Spangled Banner" and "God Bless America" during a brief ceremony that included the U.S.
A few days ago, Trudeau called the metal tariffs-25 percent on steel and 10 percent on aluminum-" insulting ". Japan has said it can not normalize diplomatic relations without the issue's being resolved.
Jordan was rocked by unrest in 2012 when the International Monetary Fund told the government to lift gasoline prices. He called for political parties, unions and civil society groups to take part in the talks.
A sold out Elland Road was treated to its first England worldwide since 2002 - and boy did the locals enjoy it. They've played twice before at Elland Road , drawing 3-3 with Sweden and losing 2-1 against Italy in 2002.
There was no doubt entering Thursday's semifinals that there would be an American woman advancing to the final of the French Open. Stephens can join Serena Williams and Jennifer Capriati as the only American women to win a French Open title since 1987.
Kevin Durant drew fair criticism early in these NBA Finals because of his questionable shot-taking and overall decision-making. He has taken Cleveland to the NBA Finals now five times , and this now looks certain to be his fourth loss in those.
The 76ers lost to the Boston Celtics in five games in the second round of the playoffs after finishing the regular season 52-30. Colangelo also said that his wife had tweeted information that was inaccurate and filled with conjecture.
Washington challenged for goalie interference, but the call on the ice stood before Smith gave the home side a 3-2 lead. Entering this year's playoffs, the Capitals had fallen in nine of the previous 10 playoff series against the Penguins.
MORE: POLL: Should the President have cancelled the Eagles' visit to the White House? "I wasn't involved in those discussions. Like guys said before me, I'm sure whoever wins this series won't be going". "I'm not going to touch on it", Kelce said.
A reminder: Organic molecules aren't necessarily produced by organisms; they're just chemical compounds that contain carbon. With future missions, scientists may be able to figure out whether or not the organic compounds are indeed biosignatures.
The Golden Knights wrap up a storybook year, advancing all the way to the final in their first year of existence. Vegas lost three games in the first three rounds and never lost more than three in a row in the regular season.
Two of Scott Pruitt's top aides resign amid EPA scrutiny
In appearances before congressional panels since then, Pruitt has repeatedly blamed subordinates for his alleged ethical lapses. Hupp told lawmakers that Pruitt had her conduct numerous personal errands, including inquiring about buying a used mattress .
Arjun Tendulkar breaks into India U-19 squad
Interestingly, he will groomed under Rahul Dravid now who is the coach of the U19 team which won the World Cup earlier this year. Thanks to his father's recommendations, he is now part of the U-19 squad- and hundreds of more talented bowlers get ignored.
Beyonce and Jay-Z reveal new photos of their twins on tour
Reps for the couple told Buzzfeed News that the images shown during the On the Run II tour video of two babies weren't the twins. Bey and Jay have been stingy with images of their twins to date, making it downright impossible for anyone to identify them.
Sister of Dutch Queen Maxima found dead in Argentina
Her body was found Wednesday night by her mother María del Carmen Cerruti and a friend of Zorreguieta, said news agency EFE. She had also worked for the social development ministry in Buenos Aires province and at a United Nations office in Panama.