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Convicts freed by Obama: Three from Southland were drug-related

Three Southern California convicts sent to prison for drug-related offenses were among 111 federal prisoners granted commutations Tuesday by President Barack Obama, who has now surpassed the last 10 presidents combined for the number of commutations. Obama has pointed to outdated, overly harsh sentencing guidelines used to send drug offenders to prison for lengthy terms […]