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Ex Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick Film to Debut

The documentary will premiere April 3


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Kwame Kilpatrick and 5 Corrupt Black Mayors

Detroit's disgraced leader and five other scandal-ridden officials

Kwame Kilpatrick Sentenced to 28 Years

Former Detroit mayor charged in public corruption case

What We’re Reading This Week [March 15, 2013]

From the shooting of a 6-month-old to the selection of a new pope these are the hottest news topics this week...

Jury convicts ex-Detroit Mayor of corruption

Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick was convicted Monday of corruption charges, ensuring a return to prison for a man once among the nation's youngest big-city ...

Ex-Detroit Mayor Won’t Testify in Own Defense

Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick declined to testify Wednesday as the presentation of evidence in his corruption trial closed after nearly 70 days.

Fundraiser describes payoffs to ex-Detroit mayor

DETROIT — A fundraiser for Kwame Kilpatrick has told jurors that she gave the then-Detroit mayor thousands of dollars that were supposed to go to ...

Ex-budget chief testifies about Kilpatrick grants

DETROIT — Michigan’s former state budget director told jurors Thursday she was “angry” when she learned that public grants approved in 2000 at the urging ...

Kilpatrick pal says he passed ex-mayor $90K

DETROIT — A college buddy who was granted immunity by federal prosecutors testified Tuesday that he delivered $90,000 in cash to Kwame Kilpatrick in 2008 ...

Detroit’s former mayor faces corruption trial

Indictment alleges he muscled contractors, rewarded pals, reaped illegal benefits