Kim Kardashian West thanks Trump, Kushner for helping efforts to free A$AP Rocky from Swedish jail

Kim Kardashian West thanks Trump, Kushner for helping efforts to free A$AP Rocky from Swedish jail
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Kim Kardashian WestKimberly (Kim) Noel Kardashian WestFTC sends warnings to Cardi B, other influencers for not disclosing paid ads Alabama prisoner Nathaniel Woods dies by execution Supreme Court orders last-minute temporary stay of execution of Alabama man MORE on Thursday thanked President TrumpDonald John TrumpMilitary personnel to handle coronavirus patients at facilities in NYC, New Orleans and Dallas Navy hospital ship USNS Comfort has total of 20 patients: report Fauci says that all states should have stay-at-home orders MORE, Secretary of State Mike PompeoMichael (Mike) Richard PompeoOrganizing evacuations during a shutdown The Saudi-Russia oil fight is the last thing the economy needs in a pandemic US intel agencies conclude China has under-reported coronavirus cases, deaths: report MORE and White House adviser Jared KushnerJared Corey KushnerCongress needs to step up fast to protect abused children Kushner makes first appearance at coronavirus briefing Trump leans on businesses in coronavirus response MORE for assisting in efforts to get rapper A$AP Rocky freed from jail in Sweden.

"Thank you @realDonaldTrump, @SecPompeo, Jared Kushner & everyone involved with the efforts to Free ASAP Rocky & his two friends," Kardashian West tweeted.

"Your commitment to justice reform is so appreciated."

Axios and TMZ reported Thursday that Pompeo was working at the request of the president to have A$AP Rocky released from solitary confinement, following discussions between Kardashian West and Kushner. Kardashian West and Kushner reportedly spoke earlier this month, after which Kushner alerted the president to A$AP Rocky's arrest.

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The New York rapper was arrested on July 2 after voluntarily going to the police in Stockholm for questioning over a street fight in which he played a role.

Swedish authorities are set to decide whether to charge the rapper with a crime or release him on Friday.

Kardashian West, who has lobbied for criminal justice reform, worked with Trump last year to secure clemency for Alice Marie Johnson, a 64-year-old who was serving a life sentence on charges of money laundering and drug offenses.