Kilpatrick corruption trial

Kwame and Carlita Kilpatrick leave federal court in Detroit Tuesday after closing arguments. (Photo: Christy Strawser/CBS Detroit)

Kilpatrick Verdict: Guilty Of Racketeering

The jury has spoken in the federal corruption trial of former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick, and he’s been remanded into custody.

CBS Detroit–03/11/2013

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Following Kilpatrick Verdict, Ex-Mayor Sent Immediately To Jail

Prosecutor Michael Bullotta argued Kilpatrick had a problem obeying orders and belonged behind bars. With his access to money, Kilpatrick is a flight risk, the prosecutor argued.

CBS Detroit–03/11/2013

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Ex-Mayor’s Civic Fund In The Spotlight At Kilpatrick’s Corruption Trial

This morning, federal prosecutors called witnesses from financial firms in Chicago and Seattle that managed parts of the city’s pension funds.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/16/2012