Federal prosecutors want former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick to pay about $4.5 million for widespread corruption under his watch.
The 72-year-old returns to court on Thursday, a week after Kwame Kilpatrick was sentenced to 28 years in prison.
Kwame Kilpatrick returns to court to face what is likely to be one of the longer sentences in recent cases of public corruption.
A former top Wayne County official has been sentenced to 41 months in prison for obstructing an FBI bribery and extortion probe.
Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette has announced 17 corruption charges against seven inspectors in Detroit’s building department.
The former chief of staff of a Detroit pension fund trustee has pleaded guilty to accepting bribes as part of the federal government’s long-running corruption investigation in the city.
Michigan ranked 48 out of 50 states in four key areas.
A former Pontiac city councilman who pleaded guilty to accepting bribes has been sentenced to two years and two months in prison.
The former fire chief in Pontiac has been sentenced to six months in prison for taking a bribe to ignore violations at a bar.
A former River Rouge school official has been sentenced to five years in prison for a bribery and mail fraud scheme that cost the district $160,000.