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Office of the Press Secretary
For Immediate Release

President Obama Grants Commutation

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, President Barack Obama granted commutation of sentence to the following individual:

  • Ceasar Huerta Cantu, also known as Cesar Huerta Cantu – Katy, Texas
Offenses: Conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute marijuana; money laundering (Western District of Virginia)
Sentence: 180 months’ imprisonment (as amended), five years’ supervised release (May 11, 2006)
Commutation Grant: Prison sentence commuted to 138 months’ imprisonment