CANNES FILM FESTIVAL 2007
Don Johnson arrives at the Palais des Festivals for the gala screening of the Coen brothers' new film "No Country For Old Men" at the 60th Cannes Film Festival in Cannes, France on May 19, 2007. (UPI Photo/Christine Chew)
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Sen. Harry Reid, himself a former boxer, said he has joined several other legislators seeking a pardon for Jack Johnson, the first black heavyweight champion.