city corruption

Top Attorney Convicted In Federal Corruption Case Dies Weeks Before SentencingHis attorney, Eric Ladasz is hoping the court will now dismiss the indictment.
Donations Sought To Help Free Kwame Kilpatrick From PrisonDetroit's Incarcerated ex-mayor needs your cash.
Kilpatrick's Fate Decided ThursdayHow much time should Kwame get in prison and how much should he pay in restitution? What do you want Kwame to say? Experts don’t expect any remorse …
Ferguson's Kids Plead For Leniency In Court FilingThe attorney for Detroit businessman Bobby Ferguson is asking a federal judge for no more than ten years in prison on his city corruption convictions.
Federal Judge Delays Kwame Kilpatrick's SentencingSentencing has been delayed for the ex-Detroit on his public corruption conviction.
Detroit EM Orders Investigation Into Pension FundsKevyn Orr has ordered a fraud and corruption investigation into the police and fire pension fund and general employee pension fund.
Ex-Wayne County Official Guilty In Kickback ProbeMichael Grundy pleaded guilty Tuesday in Detroit federal court to a conspiracy charge.
Kilpatrick Released From Jail, Quoting Nelson MandelaKwame Kilpatrick is free after spending the weekend in lockup for violating parole in a 2008 conviction that booted him from office.
Kwame Kilpatrick Federal Corruption Trial Week In ReviewCity contractor Johnson Akinwusi wrapped up his testimony saying he paid nearly $5K for suits the incoming mayor had in layaway.
Judge Denies Change Of Venue In Kilpatrick Corruption CaseA federal judge has rejected ex-Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick's request that his corruption trial be moved because of the extensive publicity about the case.
Judge Denies Kilpatrick's Request For New LawyerA judge in Detroit had denied a request by ex-Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick to drop his attorney in a federal corruption case due to a conflict of interest.
Kilpatrick Faces Hearing Regarding 'Conflict Of Interest'Tuesday will be a key day for ex-Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick as he attends a hearing regarding a conflict of interest in his federal corruption trial.