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Obama Commutes 330 Drug Sentences on Last Day as President

President Barack Obama during his final presidential news conference, in the briefing room of the White House in Washington on  Jan. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
President Barack Obama during his final presidential news conference, in the briefing room of the White House in Washington on Jan. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

WASHINGTON—In a last major act as president, Barack Obama cut short the sentences of 330 federal inmates convicted of drug crimes on Thursday, bringing his...




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