Last month Sylvester Stallone came to the White House to be in on Trump's pardoning of boxing great Jack Johnson, the country's first black heavyweight boxing champion, who had been convicted in 1913, under the Mann Act, of transporting a white woman across state lines.
White House aides believe Trump may look to pardon Martha Stewart and former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich, sources told ABC News, while lobbying the president to consider other Americans who have been behind bars for nonviolent crimes.
"I'm thinking about Muhammad Ali".
'I'm thinking about that very seriously'. Wrongful convictions have been erased with presidential pardons, but there is technically no longer a conviction on Ali's record.
Ali, a conscientious objector of the Vietnam War, was convicted of resisting the draft in June 1967. After his conviction, he was also stripped of his heavyweight boxing crown.
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Ali's legal fight ended in 1971, when the Supreme Court ruled in his favour, reversing his conviction on a technicality. Reality TV star Kim Kardashian West personally appealed to Trump to pardon the 63-year-old grandmother.
"The power to pardon", said Trump, "is a attractive thing".
Muhammad Ali, who passed away in 2016, was one of the most influential and inspiring American historical figures of the twentieth century. Johnson spent 21 years in prison on those charges.