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Juror Dismissed From Detroit Corruption Trial

A juror has been dismissed from the public corruption trial against Kwame Kilpatrick for getting a little too much shut-eye.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/02/2012

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Focus Turns To Cash Received By Carlita Kilpatrick In Detroit Corruption Trial

Some have called it the “friends and family” plan and, on Thursday, federal prosecutors in the corruption trial of ex-Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick started outlining the money trail that started when he was in the state legislature.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/27/2012

(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.

Corruption Trial Resumes For Detroit Ex-Mayor

After a day off for a Jewish holiday, the corruption trial of former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick is resuming in federal court.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/27/2012

(Art: Carole Kabrin) Kwame Kilpatrick looks on in his federal corruption trial while his attorney Jim Thomas speaks.

Kilpatrick Pal Says He Passed $90K To Ex-Mayor

A witness says he delivered $90,000 in cash to Kwame Kilpatrick in 2008 while the former Detroit mayor’s family was settling in Texas after his resignation from office.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/25/2012

Kenneth Bluew

Jury Seated In Police Officer’s Murder Trial

A jury has been seated in the trial of a suspended police officer charged in the strangulation death of a Saginaw-area woman who was eight months pregnant with his child.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/25/2012

Assistant U.S. Attorney Mark Chutkow talks to jurors during opening arguments of the Kwame Kilpatrick federal corruption trial. (Art: Carole Kabrin)

Feds Show Cash Trail At Kilpatrick Corruption Trial

A bank representative testified that Detroit’s ex-Mayor would usually make his credit card payments in cash, pulling as much as $3,000 from his pocket in $50 and $100 bills.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/24/2012

Tigh Croff (Booking Photo)

Prosecutors Win Appeal In Death Tied To Burglar

The Michigan appeals court has ordered a new sentencing hearing in the case of a Detroit man who chased and killed a suspected burglar.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/22/2012

(Art: Carole Kabrin) This sketch depicts a courtroom scene with Kwame Kilpatrick and his attorney Jim Thomas during Kilpatrick's federal corruption trial.

Opening Statements In Kilpatrick Corruption Trial

Jurors have heard opening statements in the corruption trial of former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick, his father and two other defendants.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/21/2012

Bianca Jones

Jury Selection Begins In Bianca Jones Murder Case

Jury selection is set to begin in Wayne County Circuit Court Tuesday for the trial of a Detroit father who is accused of murdering his 2-year-old daughter.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/18/2012

Bob Bashara is seen in court. (WWJ Photo/Ron Dewey, File)

Prosecutor: Bashara Would Pose Threat If Released

Bob Bashara appeared in Wayne County Circuit Court on Thursday, hoping to reduce his bond — currently set at $15 million.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/13/2012