text message scandal

Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick appears in Wayne County Circuit Court. (credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Listen LIVE: Kwame Kilpatrick Speaks To NABJ

“I wanna talk about what you wanna discuss. I told you — it’s no holds barred,” ex-Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick said prior to his appearance before the National Association of Black Journalists in Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/16/2012

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Kilpatrick Seeks To Keep Affair, Indictment From SkyTel Jury

Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick wants to keep his infidelities with his chief of staff and federal charges against him out of a lawsuit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/30/2011

Court Lets Lawyer’s Suspension Stand In Text-Message Case

A 30-day suspension for a lawyer involved in the Detroit text-message scandal will stand after the Michigan Supreme Court refused to intervene.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/27/2011

Kilpatrick’s Release Date Pushed Back

It looks like former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick will be in jail a little longer than expected.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/05/2011

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No Parole Decision Yet For Kilpatrick

It looks like pending charges against former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick may play a factor in his request for parole.


Bing Won't Rehire Ex-Police Chief

Former police chief Warren Evans has been rebuffed in his efforts to get another job with the city after claiming his replacement once had a tryst with a female lieutenant who is Evans’ girlfriend.


Another Text Messaging Scandal?

Former Detroit Police Chief Warren Evans isn’t going away quietly. Evans now believes he was unfairly let go as the city’s top cop, and his attorney says he has proof: Text messages.