President Obama grants commutation of sentence to 153 and pardons to 78; Rubashkin not among them

sholom-rubashkin-tlsDespite calls from prosecutors and officials from the around the U.S. to pardon the unjustly-prisoned Shalom Rubashkin, he was not among those pardoned by the President today.

Read more about Rubashkin’s story here.

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  1. Please continue to daven for the freedom of Sholom Mordechai ben Rivka, b’karov mamosh. Obama is just a pawn in H-shem’s Hand. Our Tefillos can make the difference. Think of his pain and the anguish of his family. Picture the joy when they will be zoche to see him as a free man .

  2. This will confirm to those who had doubts where Obama stands on moral & justice issues. You need not be a student of the law to know Judge Read abused her position multiple times in handing down this gross sentence to R’ Shalom Mordechai. That Obama didn’t pardon or commute his sentence is indefensible. I cant wait till hes gone. B’avod Reshai’im Rinah. And I hope one of Donald’s many Jewish friends can get him to pardon R’ Sholom MOrdechai very soon after he’s in office.

  3. today YAT Kislev is an important day, CHABAD consider it a miraculous day.
    Today YAT Kislev DT has been voted president of the USA by the ELECTORAL college.
    mitten ribeinei shel eilams hilf…
    di dan natzach
    SHOLOM RUBASHKIN will go Lcheirus mitten geuleh Shleimah Bekareiv mamesh

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