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Friday, October 28, 2016

President Obama Granted Commutation To 98 individuals

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)



Anonymous said...

Cocaine base means the product has been cut so much it can barely still be called cocaine.


Anonymous said...

1:45 Not true

Anonymous said...

To paraphrase the old Motel 6 commercial- The prisons will leave a light on for you.

Anonymous said...

Is there anyone out there that hasn't figured out that this president and the democrats in general are not looking out for the interests of this country?

Anonymous said...

Base is almost pure. Cut removed to one ingredient and cocaine. The stuff Richard Pryor was making when he caught fire.

Anonymous said...

Of course, in his eyes, these are NOT crimes.

lmclain said...

1:45....what's funny is your total lack of knowledge.