Kim Kardashian 'very hopeful' after prison reform meeting with Trump
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Kim Kardashian said that she was "very hopeful" after meeting with President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump marks 'very sad milestone' of 100K coronavirus deaths DOJ: George Floyd death investigation a 'top priority' Lifting our voices — and votes MORE on Wednesday to discuss prison sentencing reform and the case of a 65-year-old woman who is serving a life sentence for a nonviolent drug offense.

The reality TV star and businesswoman paid a visit to the White House to press Trump to grant clemency for Alice Marie Johnson, a great-grandmother doing prison time, whom Kardashian has personally sought to spotlight.


"I think that he really spent the time to listen to our case that we’re making for Alice," Kardashian told Mic on Thursday. "He really understood, and I am very hopeful that this will turn out really positively, I hope."

Johnson has so far spent more than 20 years in prison after being convicted of nonviolent drug conspiracy charges. Kardashian reportedly heard about her case in a Mic video, and has since advocated for her release.

Kardashian has reportedly been in talks with Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser Kushner, who is overseeing the administration's prison reform efforts.