Michigan Matters: Biden’s Inauguration, Trump’s Departure, Kilpatrick’s ReleaseFour regional leaders discuss a hectic and historic week which saw the departure of Donald Trump, the inauguration of Joe Biden as President, and release of former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick from jail thanks to Trump who commuted his sentence on his way out the door.
Kilpatrick’s Clemency: Required To Pay Restitution, Supervised ReleaseThe former mayor’s commutation requires him to pay a $4.7 million restitution bill plus a three-year term of supervised release.
Donald Trump Commutes Sentence Of Ex-Detroit Mayor Kwame KilpatrickPresident Donald Trump commuted the sentence of former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick on Wednesday, according to the White House.
Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick Won't Be Leaving Prison EarlyFormer Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick will not be released early from prison.
Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick Reportedly Granted Early ReleaseFormer Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick has been reportedly granted an early release after spending 7 years of a 28-year sentence according to a press release from The EBONY Foundation.
Peter Karmanos Asks Trump To Pardon Former Detroit Mayor Kwame KilpatrickIn a podcast last week, Karmanos said he made sure Kilpatrick's clemency request letter made it to Trump.
Kwame Kilpatrick Ordered To Pay $1.5 MillionA federal appeals court says a judge made the right call when she ordered former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick to pay $1.5 million to the city's water department.
Ex-Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick asks for Pardon, Clemency in New BlogThe disgraced former mayor's appeal comes as Trump has pardoned conservative author and filmmaker Dinesh D'Souza and commuted the sentence of Alice Marie Johnson.
Ex-Detroit Mayor Kilpatrick Transferred to Another PrisonDisgraced ex-Detroit mayor Kwame Kilpatrick has been moved from a federal prison in Oklahoma to a federal detention center in Philadelphia.
Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick, Friends Owe Another $7.4M in RestitutionThe amount of money owed by imprisoned ex-Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick continues to grow.
Kwame Kilpatrick Says He Owes Detroit NothingThe incarcerated former mayor is demanding a hearing to discuss his restitution.
Kwame Kilpatrick Ordered To Pay $1.5 Million To CityThe restitution is related to his 2013 corruption conviction. Kilpatrick was found guilty of fixing city business to enrich himself and reward his pal, Bobby Ferguson.
Government Recommends Trimming Kwame Kilpatrick's RestitutionHe is currently serving a 28-year federal prison sentence in El Reno, Oklahom.
Ex-Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick On His Way Back To DetroitThe former mayor of Detroit said he'd be back and a U.S. District Judge in Detroit is helping make that happen.
Kwame Kilpatrick Files Last-Ditch Motion To Overturn ConvictionHe's not prepared to give up just yet.