Livestream Archive-Clemency: What is was, what it is, what it can be
Aug 11, 2018

View the Justice Roundtable’s July 25, 2018 forum featuring Alice Marie Johnson whose sentence was commuted by Donald Trump in 2018

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CLEMENCY: What it was, What it is, What it can be

George Washington University Law School 

11:30 – 12:20: Lunch Press Reception (Great Hall), featuring


  • Alice Marie Johnson (Trump Commutee)
  • Norman Brown (Obama Commutee)
  • Kemba Smith (Clinton Commutee)
  • Rhozier “Roach” Brown (Ford Commutee)
  • Moderated by MiAngel Cody (Founder, Decarceration Project)

12:30 – 2:00: Plenary Panels (Moot Court Room)
Clemency: What it WAS

  • Roy Austin
  • Rachel Barkow
  • Jason Hernandez
  • Amy Povah

Clemency: What it IS

  • Mark Holden
  • Brittany Barnett
  • Alice Marie Johnson
  • Van Jones

Clemency: What it CAN BE

  • Mark Osler
  • Paul Larkin
  • Ebony Underwood
  • Andrea James

Panels moderated by Nkechi Taifa

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