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Stage Play To Focus On Role Of Exotic Dancer Tamara Greene In Downfall Of Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick

Questions about the case remain unanswered to this day.

Did the alleged party at the Manoogian mansion while Kwame Kilpatrick was Detroit’s mayor ever really take place? 114 more words


Jailed Kwame Kilpatrick Sports Gray Beard, New Paunch; Son Lashes At Critics, Uses 'N Word'

By Christy Strawser

DETROIT (CBS Detroit) “Through adversity we stand strong.”

That sentence was posted by disgraced former mayor Kwame Kilpatrick’s son alongside  a jailhouse picture of his dad, who hasn’t been seen in public since was… 267 more words


Free Me: Kwame Kilpatrick's Family Hopes For A Presidential Pardon

The rocky rise to power for former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick. The man once named “The Hip-Hop Mayor” saw himself go from one of the brightest young stars in the Democratic Party to convicted felon. 288 more words


Supporters Hope President Obama Will Pardon Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick

DETROIT (WWJ) — Kwame Kilpatrick, who was convicted for racketeering conspiracy and other crimes, was sentenced to 28 years in prison in 2013

Now, Kilpatrick’s brother-in-law, Daniel Ferguson tells WWJ Newsradio 950 that there is a growing movement to get the former Detroit Mayor set free. 138 more words


Film Documenting Rise And Fall Of Kwame Kilpatrick And Family Premieres Friday

DETROIT (WWJ) – A new documentary offers an inside look into the rise and fall of Kwame Kilpatrick.

The film — premiering Friday, April 3, at the Charles H. 272 more words


Lessenberry: All the crooks are in the House

DETROIT – Nobody would deny that the Michigan Democratic Party has had its share of crooks, criminals and embarrassing characters … even without mentioning Kwame Kilpatrick. 920 more words


No Prison For Former Kilpatrick Aide Cunningham In Detroit Corruption Probe

DETROIT (WWJ/AP) – A man who admitted he gave kickbacks Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick’s father won’t go to prison.

Marc Cunningham was placed on two years of supervised release Tuesday, similar to probation. 189 more words