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Biden To Commute Sentences Of 11 Nonviolent Drug Offenders

President Joe Biden

Ariana Figueroa, Louisiana Illuminator President Joe Biden will grant clemency Friday to nearly a dozen people serving “disproportionately long sentences” for nonviolent drug offenses as part of his administration’s effort to rectify disparities in sentencing. “All of them would have been eligible to receive significantly lower sentences if they were …

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