#ClemencyNOW: 1,715 Commutations and A Second Chance

In 2014, President Barack Obama directed the Department of Justice to prioritize clemency for thousands of nonviolent drug offenders. After two years, the sluggish pace of reviews threatened to leave many deserving men and women behind bars when the President left office in January. 

#ClemencyNOW urged President Obama to fulfill his promise to thousands of non-violent drug offenders languishing in federal prisons.

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