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.
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.
After spending time behind bars on bribery charges political consultant Sam Riddle is weighing in on the race for Detroit’s next mayor.
The Detroit political consultant claimed the convictions should be thrown out because of insufficient evidence and misconduct by the prosecutor.
Detroit political consultant Sam Riddle has joined ex-boss Monica Conyers in seeking to yank his guilty plea to corruption, two weeks after he was sentenced to 37 months in prison.
In a surprising move, former State representative Mary Waters has asked to withdraw her guilty plea on tax charges.
Detroit political consultant Sam Riddle has been sentenced to 37 months in prison in a corruption scheme involving ex-Detroit councilwoman Monica Conyers and others.
Detroit political consultant Sam Riddle is seeking a delay in his sentence for corruption. Riddle is due in federal court Wednesday. But lawyer Richard Convertino wants a judge to hold a hearing to determine how Riddle’s […]
Prosecutors are recommending 37 months in prison for corrupt political consultant Sam Riddle, the same punishment given to his ally, Detroit ex-councilwoman Monica Conyers.
A judge says Detroit political consultant Sam Riddle can leave jail to visit his ailing mother at a Flint hospital.