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Timeline Of Detroit’s Financial Crisis

Judge Steven Rhodes approved Detroit’s plan to get out of bankruptcy, ending the largest public filing in U.S. history on Friday. Here’s a look at the events leading up to that decision.

CBS Detroit–11/07/2014

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

Bernard Kilpatrick Released To Halfway House

The father of ex-Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick has been released from a federal prison in Texas to a Dallas-area halfway house following his tax crime conviction.

10/30/2014

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

Feds Urge Court To Deny Ex-Detroit Mayor Kilpatrick’s Appeal

Kilpatrick is serving a 28-year prison sentence after a jury last year convicted him of two dozen crimes, from tax evasion to bribery.

10/10/2014

DETROIT - OCTOBER 28: Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick appears in Wayne County Circuit Court for his sentencing October 28, 2008 in Detroit, Michigan. Kilpatrick will spend 4 months in jail as part of a plea deal he accepted back in September in which he plead guilty to two felonies and no contest to a felony assault charge. (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Disgraced Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick Seeks A New Trial

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.

CBS Detroit–09/04/2014

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Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick Hit With Hefty Fine In SEC Case

The bill keeps growing for the ex-mayor.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/01/2014

Derrick Miller poses for a photo at the WWJ-TV studio during a "Michigan Matters" exclusive interview. (credit: CBS 62)

Derrick Miller Breaks His Silence: Talks Of Kilpatrick, Ferguson, His Own Role

Derrick Miller, the star witness who helped the government bring down former mayor Kwame Kilpatrick and his scandalous administration, breaks his silence.

07/11/2014

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Ex-Mayor’s Crony Gets 100 Years To Pay Back Debt Connected To Kickbacks, Tax Evasion

Judge Nancy Edmunds ordered Derrick Miller to pay $200 a month until he’s paid back $240,000 dollars.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/10/2014

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Watch Michigan Matters: Former Kwame Kilpatrick Aide, Derrick Miller

This week on Michigan Matters, in his first and only extended interview, Carol Cain talks with former Kwame Kilpatrick aide Derrick Miller.

07/10/2014

DETROIT - OCTOBER 28: Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick appears in Wayne County Circuit Court for his sentencing October 28, 2008 in Detroit, Michigan. Kilpatrick will spend 4 months in jail as part of a plea deal he accepted back in September in which he plead guilty to two felonies and no contest to a felony assault charge. (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Kwame Kilpatrick’s Son Tweets Picture Of His Dad Behind Bars, Says He’ll ‘See Him Soon’

Attached is a rare photo of a smiling Kilpatrick behind bars.

CBS Detroit–06/24/2014

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‘The Shocking Truth’ About Kwame Kilpatrick The Focus Of ‘American Greed’

“The man who many residents thought was going to be the key to revving Detroit’s revival, instead, helped drive it over the financial cliff.”

CBS Detroit–06/03/2014

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