Today, the President granted commutation of sentence to the following 98 individuals:
· David Alan Aldridge – Odessa, TX
Offense: Conspiracy to manufacture 50 grams or more of actual methamphetamine and possession of pseudoephedrine with intent to manufacture methamphetamine; possession with intent to distribute a quantity of methamphetamine; possession of equipment, chemicals, products and materials to manufacture methamphetamine; possession of a detectable amount of methamphetamine; purchasing more than nine (9) grams of ephedrine or pseudoephedrine during a 30 day period (six counts); Western District of Texas
Sentence: Life imprisonment; 10 years’ supervised release; $35,000 fine (August 13, 2009)
Commutation Grant: Prison sentence commuted to a term of 151 months’ imprisonment, and unpaid balance of the $35,000 fine remitted, conditioned upon enrollment in residential drug treatment.
· Marvin D. Anthony, Sr. – Camden, AR
Offense: Conspiracy to distribute 50 grams or more of cocaine base; distribution of cocaine base; Western District of Missouri
Sentence: Life imprisonment; six years’ supervised release (November 19, 2007)
Commutation Grant: Prison sentence commuted to a term of 262 months’ imprisonment.
· Darnell C. Billings – Dolton, IL
Offense: Distribution of 50 or more grams of cocaine base; Central District of Illinois
Sentence: Life imprisonment (May 25, 2007)