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A federal judge on Thursday sentenced former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick, who was once a rising star in the Democratic Party, to 28 years in prison over charges of corruption. As we've reported, "Kilpatrick has faced a small mountain of charges in ...
NPR News · ByEyder Peralta · 10/10/2013
DETROIT—Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick was sentenced Thursday to 28 years in prison for corruption, after a series of scandals destroyed his political career and helped steer a crisis-laden city even deeper into trouble. Kilpatrick, who served as ...
The Star · 10/10/2013
Kwame Kilpatrick, the former mayor of Detroit, was sentenced recently to 28 years in prison by a jury, accused of corruption and being one of the factors that worsened the crisis which led to the city's bankruptcy. According to information published by ...
Latinos Post · 10/14/2013
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.
Guelph Mercury · 10/10/2013
Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick on Thursday was sentenced to 28 years in prison after he was convicted in March of two dozen federal charges. The charges include racketeering, extortion and the filing of false tax returns. He was accused of using …
CNN · ByRoss Levitt · 10/10/2013
DETROIT (AP) -- Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick has been sentenced to 28 years in prison for corruption that turned city hall into a pay-to-play parlor. Kilpatrick was convicted earlier this year of two dozen crimes, including racketeering conspiracy ...
TPM · 10/10/2013
Kwame Kilpatrick, who was twice elected mayor of Detroit, has been sentenced to 28 years in prison for running "a criminal enterprise" through the mayor's office during his administration. Before handing down the sentence today, Judge Nancy Edmunds of ...
The Business Insider · ByRob Wile · 10/10/2013
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.
CTV News · 10/10/2013
Detroit - Former Detroit mayor Kwame Kilpatrick was sentenced to 1 1/2 to five years in prison this morning for violating the terms of his probation on an obstruction of justice conviction. When Judge David Groner announced the sentence of a maximum five ...
Digital Journal · ByCynthia Trowbridge · 5/25/2010
According to The Detroit News, KIlpatrick has checked himself into a Texas prison months after being sentenced on a single tax charge in Detroit’s historic corruption case. The father of disgraced former Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick is being housed at FCI ...
Deadline Detroit Homegrown Media Revolution · 1/8/2014