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  • Plea Deal Expected In Detroit Mayor Perjury Case

    Detroit- AP Prosecutors say Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick is near a plea agreement in his perjury case.       The Wayne County prosecutor's office says a plea could come Thursday. Details were not immediately available Wednesday.       The development...
  • Detroit Mayor Agrees To Plead Guilty, Resign

     DETROIT, Mich. - His criminal cases and career as Mayor of Detroit are over: seven months of turmoil and scandal ended in a 20 minute hearing this morning.  Kwame Kilpatrick pled guilty to two felony obstruction of justice charges, and agreed to resign...
  • Detroit Mayor Talks After Resigning

    Detroit-AP Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick says he takes full responsibility for his own actions and the poor judgment they reflected.       Kilpatrick spoke on live television Thursday night, hours after he agreed to step down as mayor as part of plea...
  • Sheriff: Ex-Mayor Won't Get Special Jail Treatment

    Detroit - AP A Michigan sheriff says former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick will not mix with other inmates when he reports to jail under his plea deal in a sex-and-misconduct scandal.       Wayne County Sheriff Warren Evans said Monday that Kilpatrick...
  • UPDATE: Kilpatrick Freed, Texas Bound

    DALLAS (AP) - Ex-Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick, hours after being released from jail, flew to Texas for what his attorneys say is a job interview. WFAA-TV showed Kilpatrick on Tuesday night stepping off a private jet at Dallas Love Field, after a flight...
  • Former Detroit mayor heads for Dallas.

    DALLAS (AP) - Ex-Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick, hours after being released from jail, flew to Texas for what his attorneys say is a job interview. A Dallas TV station showed Kilpatrick on Tuesday night stepping off a private jet at Dallas Love Field,...
  • Former Detroit Mayor Kilpatrick Sent To Jail

    Detroit - AP A judge has sentenced former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick to 120 days in jail, nine months after a newspaper story about text messages ignited a scandal at City Hall.       Wayne County Circuit Judge David Groner ordered the sentence...
  • Kwame Looks to Job Down South

    DETROIT (AP) - Attorneys for ex-Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick have asked a judge to allow him to travel to Dallas for job training. The emergency motion for travel was delivered Thursday to Wayne County Circuit Judge David Groner's office. The motion...
  • Kilpatrick to Work in Dallas for Detroit-based Company

    DETROIT (AP) - The chairman of Compuware Corp. is defending the hiring of former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick, a convicted felon, as an account executive. Peter Karmanos acknowledges that Kilpatrick has a "checkered background." But he says he's...
  • Kilpatrick Fails Bid to Keep Law License

    DETROIT (AP) - A lawyer for Kwame Kilpatrick has failed in a bid to stop the revocation of the former Detroit mayor's law license. Attorney Philip Thomas said Tuesday that the Michigan Attorney Discipline Board decided it doesn't have the authority to...
  • Ex-Top Aide To Detroit Mayor Rejects Plea Offer

    Detroit - AP The former top aide to Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick has rejected an offer that included pleading guilty to two felony counts and serving at least 60 days in jail in a City Hall sex scandal.       A lawyer for Christine Beatty on Monday...