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Commuter-in-Chief Orders One Last Jailbreak

Brendan Kirby, President to release drug kingpin who paid voodoo priestess to hex federal agents. Already well into record territory, President Obama used his last full day in office Thursday to open the prison gates one last time. Obama commuted the sentences of 330 more inmates, bringing his combined tally to 1,715. That is more

Obama Cuts Loose More Dangerous Prisoners

Brendan Kirby, Latest presidential jail break includes clemency for thirty five criminals serving life sentences.  The drib-drab early exodus of America’s federal prison population continued Thursday with a Justice Department announcement that President Obama is handing out get-out-of-jail-early cards to another 102 inmates, putting him well ahead of recent predecessors. And the Justice Department indicated

Rep for federal prosecutors blasts Obama over mass commutations

Brendan Kirby, Lifezette  The head of the association representing career federal prosecutors unloaded Thursday on President Obama’s decision to cut short the sentences of 214 prisoners, accusing the administration of violating its own clemency guidelines. Obama’s was the most commutations ever issued on a single day, according to political scientist P.S. Ruckman Jr., who tracks