A federal judge has signed an order ending the probation for ex-Detroit City Council member Monica Conyers, who was imprisoned in a municipal corruption case.
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.
She went from Detroit City Council, to prison, to an auto repair shop on Michigan Avenue.
Federal authorities say an executive overseeing $200 million in real estate investments by Detroit’s municipal pension has pleaded guilty to conspiring to bribe the city treasurer to get business.
Former Detroit City Council member Monica Conyers is serving the rest of sentence for bribery in the comfort of her own home.
Former Detroit City Council President Monica Conyers has been released from the West Virginia prison referred to as “Camp Cupcake” where she served a sentence for bribery.
Kierra Bell was an 8th grader back then. Fast-forward four years and we find her graduating from Cass Tech High School — at the top of her class.
Former Detroit City Council member Monica Conyers will temporarily leave a prison in West Virginia to attend a civil trial in Detroit in November.
A judge has refused to dismiss a lawsuit that accuses Monica Conyers of pressuring a nonprofit group to fire an employee who wanted to recall her from the Detroit City Council in 2009.
Former Detroit City Councilwoman Monica Conyers has been denied her request to finish her prison sentence at home.