Kim Kardashian Fighting to Help Free Drug Offender: Details

LOS ANGELES CA- JULY 15 Kim Kardashian West attends the Beautycon Festival LA 2018 at the Los Angeles Convention Center

Celebrity sighting at the White House: Kim Kardashian arrived on Wednesday for a meeting on prison reform.

Kim was on the "Wrongful Conviction" podcast with Jason Flom and talked about the Young case. saying she had a phone call with Young and promised to work for his freedom.

According to reports, Kim is meeting with the head of state to rally behind a 30-year prisoner now serving a life sentence.

The news of the meeting comes a day after Kardashian West revealed that she's now working on getting Chris Young, a non-violent drug offender, pardoned. She is trying to convince Trump to feel the same way, to reform legislation so the punishment fits the crime.

Kardashian visited the White House at the end of May to request a pardon for Alice Marie Johnson. "According to @CNN, Kim appeared on the podcast "Wrongful Conviction" and said she's working on Chris" case, who is now serving a life sentence on "drug charges after receiving three strikes."' TSR posted on their Instagram account. Chris Young was sentenced to life in prison on a three-strikes conviction.

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"It's scary when you have a minor drug charge but then you get life and you're stuck in this insane maximum-security prison with murderers and people [like that]", the 37-year-old reality star continued. He does, however, say that mandatory minimum sentences were at the heart of his decision and regrets Young's sentence. "He's been in for nearly 10 years", she said, according to Page Six.

"He was saying "I can stay out of trouble in here [the medical facility], but going in prison there's stabbings, there's this and if you're near that you can get in trouble so easily".

Young was charged in December 2010, one of 32 people - including some gang members - who federal prosecutors said were involved in drug trafficking in Clarksville, Tennessee.

Kardashian expressed her gratitude to the president at the time in a tweet which read, "Best news ever! Everyone who knows me knows that I'm so passionate about it".

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