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Former mayor of Detroit Kwame Kilpatrick was sentenced to 28 years in prison on Thursday, seven months after he was convicted on 24 counts of bribery, extortion, racketeering, fraud and tax evasion. "Kwame Kilpatrick was entrusted by the citizens of ...
HNGN · 10/11/2013
FORMER DETROIT Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick was sentenced to a five year imprisonment and also fired from his job today for probation violation. Kwame Kilpatrick will be off the Compuware Corporation payroll at the end of the month. Kilpatrick was hired by …
Meri News · 5/25/2010
DETROIT - Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick was sentenced Thursday to 28 years in prison for corruption, the apparent last step after a series of scandals destroyed his political career and helped steer a crisis-laden city even deeper into trouble.
Yahoo News · 10/10/2013
A request by former Detroit mayor Kwame Kilpatrick to be released on bond has been denied by a federal judge who believes him to be a flight risk. Kilpatrick has remained in custody since his March 11 conviction on corruption charges, and will be detained ...
Atlanta Black Star · 3/27/2013
Disgraced former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick was sentenced Thursday to 28 years in prison, the maximum time sought by federal prosecutors who say he raked the city of nearly $5 million in an extensive racketeering and extortion enterprise benefiting …
The Christian Science Monitor · ByMark Guarino · 10/10/2013
DETROIT — A federal judge on Thursday sentenced Kwame M. Kilpatrick, the former mayor of this beleaguered city, to 28 years in prison for widespread corruption that prosecutors say deepened the city’s financial crisis. “At the very least, a ...
The Chronicle Herald · 10/10/2013
DETROIT -- Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick was sentenced to up to five years in prison Tuesday for violating the terms of his probation stemming from his conviction for lying under oath about an affair with his chief of staff. Kilpatrick, 39, asked ...
Cleveland Plain Dealer · 5/25/2010
A former Detroit mayor was sent to prison for nearly three decades Thursday, offering little remorse for the widespread corruption under his watch but acknowledging he let down the troubled city during a critical period before it landed in bankruptcy.
The Windsor Star · 10/10/2013
Months after his 24-count conviction for public corruption, former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Nancy Edmunds today, Oct. 10, to serve 28 years in federal prison. “I’m ready to go so the city can move on ...
Michigan Chronicle · ByAj Williams · 10/10/2013