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Ex-Pontiac Schools Administrator Indicted For Fraud

A former assistant superintendent for Pontiac Schools has been indicted on corruption and money laundering charges.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/06/2012


4 Charged In Multistate Prostitution Ring

Four Kentucky residents allegedly recruited Spanish-speaking women from Michigan, North Carolina, Tennessee, Alabama, Illinois, Indiana, Ohio and Maryland to become prostitutes.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/02/2012

Former Detroit Treasurer Accused Of Taking Bribes

The government says Jeffrey Beasley accepted bribes including cash, travel, meals and private plane flights.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/28/2012

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Kilpatrick Seeks To Keep Affair, Indictment From SkyTel Jury

Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick wants to keep his infidelities with his chief of staff and federal charges against him out of a lawsuit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/30/2011

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Kilpatrick’s Friend Bobby Ferguson Subject Of FBI Raid

A business owned by one-time associate and friend of former Detroit mayor Kwame Kilpatrick was raided Wednesday by the FBI.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/16/2011

Royal Oak Twp. Supervisor Arrested On Bribery Charges

Prosecutors say William Morgan accepted $10,000 in connection with a demolition contract for a vacant, asbestos-riddled theater on Eight Mile.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/30/2011


Dozens Accused Of Mortgage Fraud In Metro Detroit

Dozens of names are on a list of people who have been indicted on mortgage fraud in the Metro Detroit area. Michigan U.S. Attorney Barbara McQuade said “Michigan is one of five states that together make up half of all foreclosures in the country.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/28/2011

2 Plead Guilty In Connection With City Corruption

Two people have plead guilty in connection with former city contractor and friend of ex-Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick, Bobby Ferguson.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/05/2011

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Trial Date Set In City Hall Corruption Case

A federal judge set date of September 6th 2012 for former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick and four others on public corruption charges.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/13/2011

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Judge Orders Evidence Kept Private In City Corruption Case

Tapped phone calls, audio and video tapes, text messages, bank records and tax returns. It’s part of the evidence that federal prosecutors told a judge today they have against Kwame Kilpatrick.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/22/2011