PRESIDENT OBAMA COMMUTES 102 SENTENCES

first_imgFour Iowa men and a woman from Nebraska will serve shorter prison sentences after President Barack Obama granted them clemency.Most of the 102 offenders in Thursday’s announcement committed drug crimes considered nonviolent.They include Kenny Siepker of Carroll who had six years knocked off his 31 years.Maria Conchita Marino of West Point, Nebraska will be released from prison in 2018 after serving half of her 20 year sentence.Obama has commuted 774 inmate sentences, more than the previous 11 presidents put together.last_img