Chelsea Manning, who was in prison on a 35-year sentence for passing classified information to WikiLeaks, has been released after serving seven years. Manning’s sentence was commuted by President Obama as one of his final acts before leaving office. Manning was in the Fort Leavenworth military prison in Kansas.
Chelsea Manning is expected to walk freely out of prison, 28 years early https://t.co/lTHeTpHpfF
— The New York Times (@nytimes) May 17, 2017