Drug Offenders

Obama Shortens Prison Sentences For 61 Drug Offenders

Courtesy ABCNews.com WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is commuting the prison sentences of 61 people serving time for drug-related offenses. White House counsel Neil Eggleston says more than a third of the inmates were serving life sentences. Obama’s commutation shortens their sentences. Most will be released July 28. All of the inmates are serving time for drug possession, intent…