Kilpatrick Indicted In Criminal Ring

Kwame M. Kilpatrick, the former mayor of Detroit imprisoned on a probation violation, was charged under a federal racketeering law.

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  • Kwame M. Kilpatrick
    News about Kwame M. Kilpatrick. Commentary and archival information about Kwame M. Kilpatrick from The New York Times.
    10/19/2017 - 11:50 am | View Website
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  • Kwame Kilpatrick
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    10/18/2017 - 4:59 pm | View Website
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