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Kim Kardashian meets Alice Marie Johnson for the first time

14 June 2018

The celeb was met with mixed reactions after her visit to 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, with some calling Kim a "pawn" while others applauded her overcoming any ideological differences she has with the President for the better good. Kardashian West heard about her story and advocated for her pardon and release in a recent meeting with President Donald Trump.

Kim Kardashian is traveling to Memphis, Tenn., on Wednesday to meet with Alice Marie Johnson, whose life sentence for a nonviolent drug offense she helped commute with an appeal to President Trump, according to a report.

On Wednesday, Us Weekly confirmed that the reality star and mother of three was headed on another cross-country trip in honor of the recently-released Johson. She said, "I love this woman".

Speaking about the phone call Kim made to tell her she can go home, Alice says: "I went into full fledge Pentecostal holy dance". "Kim was the one to tell Alice that she was being released". It was a flawless ending'. "Everything was going so bad for her, and she got desperate".

During the interview, Alice also revealed to Hoda that after Kim took on her cause she kept a photo of the 37-year-old and her husband Kanye West in her Bible. "Love you, Alice!" Johnson was sent to prison in 1996, 19 years before Snapchat introduced the filter options. The house reportedly belongs to a family member of Johnson.

The interview will air on Thursday (June 14) on NBC News' TODAY.

'I hope to continue important work by working together with organizations who have been fighting this fight for much longer than I have and deserve the recognition'.

'It was wonderful. I'm so glad that she was the one who was able to deliver the news to me.

Kim Kardashian meets Alice Marie Johnson for the first time