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President Trump Asked If He's Thinking About Pardoning O.J. Simpson

Donald Trump speaking at a rally.

LEWIS CENTER, OH - AUGUST 04: President Donald Trump speaks at a rally to show support for Ohio Republican congressional candidate Troy Balderson on August 4, 2018 in Lewis Center, Ohio. Balderson faces Democratic challenger Danny O'Connor for Ohio's 12th Congressional District on Tuesday. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Earlier this week, President Donald Trump made headlines when he pardoned a 63-year-old woman named Alice Marie Johnson after meeting with Kim Kardashian to speak about prison reform - Johnson was serving a life sentence for a non-violent drug conviction.

He might not be done there.

On Friday morning Trump spoke to reporters and made it known he plans to pardon Muhammad Ali. Before the announcement though, it appeared President Trump was waiting for reporters to guess who he planned to pardon.

One reporter shouted out "O.J. Simpson."

He was wrong.

Ali's attorney, Ron Tweel, responded to Trump's comments.

"We appreciate President Trump's sentiment, but a pardon is unnecessary," the statement said. "The U.S. Supreme Court overturned the conviction of Muhammad Ali in a unanimous decision in 1971. There is no conviction from which a pardon is needed."

Clearly Trump doesn't think Simpson deserves a pardon.