"He understands that this is a death sentence," Garbus said. "He's in very bad physical condition. (President-elect Donald) Trump is not going to grant him clemency."
White House denies clemency for Indian activist Peltier →
Among those supporting Peltier's last-ditch bid for freedom is Pope Francis, who wrote to the White House on Tuesday, Peltier's attorney, Martin Garbus, said Wednesday.
Indian activist Peltier's supporters hope for clemency →