Kim Kardashian might be most famous for her reality television and her oft-publicized relationship with rapper Kanye West, but the 37-year-old mogul is currently trying to make a name in a much more impactful endeavor—prison reform.
The Keeping Up With The Kardashians star has already facilitated the release of one former prisoner—63-year-old Alice Marie Johnson, who was serving a life sentence for cocaine trafficking. Now, it looks like Kardashian has another client on her hands with a similar story to Johnson’s—30-year-old Chris Young, who is currently serving life in prison for a non-violent drug arrest.
Kim Kardashian Trying to Get Another Inmate with Non-Violent Drug Offense Pardoned
Kardashian, who appeared on Jason Flom’s Wrongful Conviction podcast on Wednesday, told the host she’s currently working on getting Young out of prison. The 30-year-old was sentenced to life without parole for marijuana and cocaine possession back in 2010.
“Yesterday, I had a call with a gentleman that’s in prison for a drug case – got life,” she said. “It’s so unfair. He’s 30 years old. He’s been in for almost 10 years.”
Kardashian says the man has also had a slew of medical problems since entering prison. But despite his lingering health issues, he’s been