Pardoning Pot Prisoners
A new petition asks President Obama to commute the sentences of five federal prisoners sentenced to life without parole for nonviolent marijuana offenses.
By Chris Simunek
Dear Mr. President,
[These five] petitioners are each serving life sentences without possibility of parole for their common crime: selling marijuana. These crimes in common and the criminal histories of these men involve absolutely no allegations of violence. Petitioners are well into …More