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Detroiters React to Trump's Commutation Of Ex-Mayor's Sentence

In this May 25, 2010 file photo, former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick sits in a Detroit courtroom. Rev. Trump has commuted the prison sentence of Kilpatrick, who has served about seven years of a 28-year sentence for corruption. Paul Sancya, AP
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In one of the final acts of his presidency… Donald Trump commuted the prison sentence of former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick. He served more than seven years of a 28 year sentence in federal prison. Reporter Eli Newman of WDET in Detroit reported on reaction in the city to the commutation for NPR's Morning Edition. 

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