Kardashian at White House for prison reform talks

The reality TV star is calling for Alice Marie Johnson, who is serving a life sentence without parole for a non-violent drug offence, to be pardoned.

The 37-year-old also met the president.

Mr Trump tweeted: “Great meeting with @KimKardashian today, talked about prison reform and sentencing.”

Kardashian at White House for prison reform talks
Kardashian at White House for prison reform talks

The Keeping up with the Kardashians star tweeted earlier on Wednesday: “Happy Birthday Alice Marie Johnson. Today is for you.”

WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 30: Television personality Kim Kardashian (C) enters the White House grounds on May 30, 2018 in Washington, DC. Kardashian was scheduled to meet with members of the Trump administration during her visit. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
Image:Kardashian West is meeting Jared Kushner

Ms Johnson was convicted in 1997.

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An online petition to grant clemency, started by her daughter, currently has more than 250,000 signatures.

Kardashian West is thought to have been involved in private discussions with Mr Kushner and his wife Ivanka Trump for several months.

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