She was tried as an adult for what she claims was a killing in self-defense
At 16, Cyntoia Brown was sentenced to life in prison for killing a man who bought her for sex. Now, her fate rests in the hands of Tennesse Governor Bill Haslam.
Felicia Smith was granted clemency on Obama's last day in office. Now she's adjusting to a new life after more than 12 years in prison.
This week, celebrities like Rihanna, TI, and Kim Kardashian have posted about how the system has treated Brown unfairly, and a petition calling for her a pardon has garnered more than 200,000 signatures.
Arnold Ray Jones is doing time for crack, but despite getting an offer of early release from the White House, he's high on Trump.
Crystal Munoz is nine years into a 15-year sentence for possession of marijuana, a crime she says she never committed. With President Obama's time in office coming to an end, she fears this is her last chance for clemency—and her last chance to reunite...
In a press conference on Friday, White House press secretary addressed Chelsea Manning's plea for clemency at length—a development many of her supporters see as extremely heartening, and a possible indication that the president will commute her...
Tuesday's announcement brings the president's total number of clemencies to 673 — more than those granted by the last 10 presidents combined.