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Kilpatrick Jurors Question Kwame Kilpatrick Extortion Charge

Jurors on Tuesday entered the courtroom for the first time to ask a question during deliberations in the corruption trial of ex-Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/26/2013

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Illness Sends Jury Home Early In Kilpatrick Trial

Jurors returned to work in the corruption trial of former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick — but not for long.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/25/2013

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

Relative: Detroiters Brainwashed To Hate Kwame Kilpatrick, Who Wouldn’t Be On Trial If He Was White

“If Kwame Kilpatrick was white and his name was Kent Masters Kensington, he would not be on trial,” said Daniel Ferguson — Kilpatrick’s brother-in-law and Bobby Ferguson’s cousin.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/21/2013

(Art: Carole Kabrin) This sketch depicts the defendants and attorneys in the corruption trial of former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick (far left).. Depicted from left, background: Bobby Ferguson, Bernard Kilpatrick and Victor Mercado.

Lawyer: Kwame Kilpatrick’s Dad Did Legitimate Work

Bernard Kilpatrick wasn’t an extortionist but a sharp-elbowed consultant who did legitimate work for people who wanted business with the city, his attorney said during final arguments.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/14/2013

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Macomb Woman Facing 4th Trial In Grandson’s Death

Macomb County prosecutors have altered the charges against a woman whose three previous trials in the drowning death of her 4-year-old grandson ended without resolution.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/25/2013

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Kwame Kilpatrick Federal Corruption Trial Week In Review

On day 49 of the trial last Monday one of the government’s star witnesses took the stand.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/14/2013

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Kwame Kilpatrick Federal Corruption Trial Week In Review

City contractor Johnson Akinwusi wrapped up his testimony saying he paid nearly $5K for suits the incoming mayor had in layaway.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/21/2012

Tucker Cipriano (Police photo)

Tucker Cipriano Expected To Testify In Court

Tucker Cipriano, the teenager accused of killing his father with a baseball bat and seriously injuring his mother and brother, is expected to take the stand Thursday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/20/2012

Bobby Ferguson, center, is seen with his attorneys Mike Rataj and  Gerald Evelyn. (credit: WWJ/Vickie Thomas, File)

Kwame Kilpatrick Federal Corruption Trial Week In Review

A nasty fall by defense attorney Susan Van Dusen on Monday tripped up the trial this week and caused federal prosecutors to re-direct their focus on new allegation not detailed in the 100 page indictment.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/14/2012

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Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick Wanted In 2 Courts

Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick has a full day of court appearances on his planner.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/12/2012

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