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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    02/27/2017 - 5:09 pm | View Link
  • Kilpatrick Indicted in Criminal Ring
    DETROIT — The city’s imprisoned former mayor, Kwame M. Kilpatrick, and two top aides rigged contracts, collected millions of dollars in bribes and defrauded taxpayers, the federal government said on Wednesday in a 38-count indictment that characterizes ...
    09/22/2014 - 8:54 pm | View Link
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  • Kwame Kilpatrick Indicted On Federal Corruption Charges
    Detroit — Imprisoned former Mayor of Detroit, Kwame Kilpatrick, was indicted on federal corruption charges along with his father and three aides. Kilpatrick is charged with using the Mayor’s office as a criminal enterprise to make money for himself and ...
    12/15/2010 - 11:04 pm | View Link
  • WOMP WOMP FILES: Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick, His Father & Others Indicted For Corruption
    A federal grand jury indicted former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick, his father, and three former top aides on racketeering charges yesterday. The defendants are accused of turning the mayor's office into a criminal enterprise to enrich themselves ...
    12/15/2010 - 11:00 am | View Link
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  • Kwame Kilpatrick
    Kwame Malik Kilpatrick (born June 8, 1970) is a former Democratic Michigan state representative and mayor of Detroit. He resigned as mayor after being convicted on ...
    03/22/2017 - 5:38 am | View Website
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    03/18/2017 - 1:46 am | View Website
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    Accused of firing Brown to hamper a criminal probe of Kilpatrick's personal conduct or the conduct of his ... Detroit's Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick, Indicted
    02/19/2017 - 2:04 pm | View Website
  • Kilpatrick Indicted in Criminal Ring
    Kilpatrick Indicted in Criminal Ring. ... The indictment says that Kwame Kilpatrick used donations to a charity known as the Kilpatrick Civic Fund to pay ...
    09/23/2014 - 3:50 am | View Website
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    DETROIT — Kwame M. Kilpatrick, the former mayor of Detroit, stood before a federal judge on Thursday and apologized for putting the people of his city ...
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