Last Updated May 30, 2018 4:40 PM EDT Reality TV personality Kim Kardashian is visiting the White House Wednesday, reportedly to meet with Trump son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner about prison reform and a possible pardon. White House press secretary Sarah Sanders confirmed Kardashian’s visit during Wednesday’s press briefing, although she wouldn’t say which people she would be meeting with Wednesday.The branding mogul has been advocating for a pardon for Alice Marie Johnson, a great-grandmother serving a life sentence for a nonviolent drug offense. Johnson has spent more than two decades in prison. Vanity Fair first reported the Kardashian sister would be visiting Washington and meeting with White House officials.Kardashian tweeted about Johnson Wednesday: “Happy Birthday Alice Marie Johnson. Today is for you.”Brittany Barnett, Johnson’s lawyer, told CBS News’ Jacqueline Alemany they are grateful the Kardashian sister is using her platform to help Johnson acquire her freedom. Kardashian has been in touch with Kushner for “several months now,” Barnett said. Barnett isn’t sure if the president will grant her a pardon. ”We don’t know — what we are hoping to find out today,” Barnett said. “It’s unconscionable that she is serving a death sentence. We are grateful that Kim is using her… Read full this story
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