Oxygen dropped the trailer for ‘Kim Kardashian West: The Justice Project’ in the future earlier than it airs! The preview provides a sneak peek at Kim preventing for 4 prisoners — Dawn Jackson, Alexis Martin, Momolu Stewart and David Sheppard — whom she believes weren’t given truthful sentences.
Fellow advocates for social justice will lastly get to see the efforts that Kim Kardashian, 39, has been investing into prison justice on the small display! Oxygen is airing the two-hour documentary she govt produced, Kim Kardashian West: The Justice Project, on Jan. 19, however gave a sneak-peek on the particular in a trailer launched on Jan. 18.
Fans will bear in mind how Kim spent over a yr preventing for Alice Marie Johnson, the great-grandmother who was 63 years outdated when she was lastly relinquished from a life plus 25-year sentence with out parole for a first-time, nonviolent drug conviction in 2018. The documentary begins after this case, as Kim strikes on to assist 4 prisoners: Dawn Jackson, Alexis Martin, Momolu Stewart and David Sheppard. However, Momolu and David had been each granted clemency and thus free of jail within the course of, which can also be coated within the documentary.
“I went into this knowing nothing. And then my heart completely opened up,” Kim says within the trailer, which confirmed the KKW Beauty proprietor having emotional conversations with the 4 individuals she believes weren’t given a good probability throughout the prison justice system. One of those aforementioned inmates, Alex, is serving a minimal 21-year sentence regardless of Ohio’s Supreme Court chief justice saying she was “a forced sex slave,” per AP News. Alexis had been accused of orchestrating a theft plan when she was 15 years outdated, together with one other feminine buddy and two different males, to focus on her pimp and his brother. The brothers had been shot, in keeping with court docket paperwork, however Alexis was by no means accused of pulling the set off.
Kim believes “people deserve a second chance,” as she declares within the sneak peek clip. The Keeping Up with the Kardashian star’s outreach has prolonged far past listening to out inmates’ tales, nevertheless — she additionally “travels to the prisons, speaks to the families and friends, lobbies public officials, and consults with lawyers as well as her own legal team from #cut50 to develop strategies to facilitate their release,” in keeping with the press launch given to HollywoodLife. Now watch Kim use her platform for good within the trailer above!