Obama actively considering commutation for cross-dresser Bradley Manning

President Obama has put Chelsea Manning, the former Army intelligence analyst serving a 35-year sentence for leaking classified material, on his short list for a possible commutation, a Justice Department source told NBC News.

A decision could come as soon as Wednesday for Manning, who has tried to commit suicide twice this year and went on a hunger strike in a bid for gender reassignment surgery.

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  • Martin B

    Once again Obama kicks the military in the nuts and expects them to salute and say Thank You Sir.

  • Dana Garcia

    Some number of traitor’s jail cells will be flung open in the next few days, I suspect.

  • More proof too much power has been centralized in the executive branch.