"The discussion is mainly focused on ways to improve that process to ensure deserving cases receive a fair review", said Hogan Gidley, White House deputy press secretary.
Kardashian West told the "Wrongful Conviction" podcast that she is advocating for Chris Young, who was sentenced to life without parole after being arrested for marijuana and cocaine possession.
Chris Young has been locked up for a decade, and is set to serve a life sentence, for non-violent drug charges.More news: Edmonton's Alphonso Davies featured in Colin Kaepernick Nike ad
"I was on the phone with the judge that sentenced him to life. who resigned because he had never been on the side of having to do something so unfair, and now he is fighting [alongside] us to get [Young] out", said Kardashian, who added that she speaks to President Trump's son-in-law and adviser Jared Kushner regularly, calling him "passionate" about changing sentencing laws. Kardashian West had learned of Johnson's case from a Mic interview. He's been in for nearly 10 years'.
Now back at the White House for a second visit, Kardashian West is spearheading efforts to seek clemency for another nonviolent drug offender, Chris Young.
TMZ first reported Kardashian West's White House visit Wednesday.
Kim also claims that she's been in contact with the former Tennessee judge who sentenced Young to life. He was saying, 'I can stay out of trouble in here, but going in there there's stabbings, there's this. Thank you so much for that, ' one of the followers posted.
She Didn't Think That She'd Get as Far as She Did With Alice's Case: "I truthfully did not think I was gonna get that far", Kim admitted, talking about how she discovered Alice's case on social media and how she wanted to try to help her.