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Detroit Corruption

Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick (Credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Prosecutors Want $4.5M From Ex-Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick

Federal prosecutors want former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick to pay about $4.5 million for widespread corruption under his watch.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/17/2013

Bernard Kilpatrick, right, is seen outside Detroit federal court prior to the reading of the verdict. (credit: WWJ/Mike Campbell)

Prison Sentence Sought For Kwame Kilpatrick’s Dad

The 72-year-old returns to court on Thursday, a week after Kwame Kilpatrick was sentenced to 28 years in prison.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/12/2013

Bobby Ferguson, center, is seen with his attorneys Mike Rataj and  Gerald Evelyn. (credit: WWJ/Vickie Thomas, File)

Bobby Ferguson Gets 21 Years In Detroit Corruption Case

Before he was sentenced, he read passages from the Bible but failed to apologize for his crimes.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/11/2013

Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick (Credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Former Detroit Mayor Braces For Long Sentence

Kwame Kilpatrick returns to court to face what is likely to be one of the longer sentences in recent cases of public corruption.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/10/2013

Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick (Credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Feds Outline Restitution And Forfeiture For Kilpatrick And Ferguson Sentencing

The U.S. Attorney in Detroit wants ex-Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick and his friend Bobby Ferguson to pay $9.6 million in restitution.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/07/2013

Staffer Of Ex-Detroit City Councilwoman Pleads Guilty To Taking Bribes

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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/14/2013

(credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Sentencing Date Sent For Kilpatrick In Racketeering Conviction

Detroiters will soon find out just how long their former mayor will remain behind bars …

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/25/2013

Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick (Credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Free Press Sues To Get Kwame Kilpatrick Mugshot

The Detroit Free Press is suing the federal government over its refusal to release the mugshots of the former mayor and two others.

07/08/2013

2011 booking photo

Kilpatrick Has More Complaints About Prison Stay

The incarcerated ex-Mayor isn’t satisfied with the amenities available at the federal prison in Milan.

06/25/2013

Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick (Credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Kwame Kilpatrick Fires His Attorney

An attorney who represented Kwame Kilpatrick through years of scandal was dismissed after the incarcerated former Detroit mayor said their relationship had deteriorated.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/23/2013

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