Kilpatrick attorney Jim Thomas previously representing Gasper Fiore, the owner of Boulevard and Trumbull towing, a man who testified against Kilpatrick in his trial for bribery and other acts of public malfeasance.
Kilpatrick was later let go from her $41,200 job at the city’s athletic department, with the explanation that she didn’t meet the qualifications for the job.
A juror’s personal matter means there will be a day off in the middle of closing arguments in the corruption trial of former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick.
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“This jury has been very active,” Franks said. “(They have) asked the people to compare exhibits on the slides so they can compare information …The jury is very into the case. It’s perfect, I would think, for the prosecution.”
Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick has a full day of court appearances on his planner.
Former Cobo Hall contractor Karl Kado kicked off the week of testimony.
After nine days, a jury has been selected in the corruption trial of former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick.
As there will be no cameras allowed in the courtroom, it will be another challenging day for a local man with quick fingers.