Trump in recent weeks has reveled in his power to pardon.
He continued, "I'm thinking about Muhammad Ali".
But there's a little problem with offering to pardon Muhammad Ali: he doesn't actually need a pardon. I thought Alice yesterday was handsome. We spoke with Khalilah Ali - who was married to Muhammad from '67 to '76 - and she was shocked when she watched Trump tell the media he was considering pardoning Ali. presumably for his conviction for resisting the draft in 1971.
Last month, Trump pardoned the late boxerJack Johnson, who was convicted for transporting a white woman across state lines over 100 years ago.
Trump told reporters that he was thinking "very seriously" about pardoning him.
The problem with the President's sentiment is Ali has already had his conviction overturned - not once, but twice. "I want to do people who are unfairly treated like an Alice". Given the high court's action, "there is no conviction from which a pardon is needed".
"This was quite a surprise to everybody this morning when we heard about it", he said Friday during a phone interview.
Trump told reporters as he left the White House for a meeting with in Canada with USA allies that his team was looking at literally thousands of names of people for potential pardons because they were treated unfairly or their sentences are too long. He died in 2016.
"President Trump has spent much of his first 18 months in office degrading National Football League players who protest police brutality and racial injustice". "I would get more thrill out of pardoning people that nobody knew".
Trump was also asked on Friday if he was thinking about pardoning O.J. Simpson.
"My conscience won't let me go shoot my brother, or some darker people, or some poor hungry people in the mud for big powerful America", he said at the time.
Democrats contended on Sunday that Trump's actions and comments harmed long-standing relationships with US allies. But there was little shock. "The president acted and reacted in the childish way he could be expected to".
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Actor Vince Vaughn was arrested early Sunday morning on suspicion of driving under the influence, according to authorities. Metro.co.uk contacted Manhattan Beach Police Department and reps for Vince for comment.
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