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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  • Kilpatrick Indicted On Federal Charges
    Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick, already in prison for probation violations, was indicted Wednesday on federal fraud ... for at least 14 months for violating probation in a 2008 criminal case tied to sexually explicit text messages and an affair ...
    06/23/2010 - 4:35 pm | View Link
  • Kwame Kilpatrick Indicted on Federal Charges
    Kilpatrick has now been indicted on federal fraud charges ... unlawfully pays less tax than the law mandates. Tax evasion is a criminal offense under federal and state statutes. A person who is convicted is subject to a prison sentence, a fine, or both.
    06/23/2010 - 2:18 pm | View Link
  • Detroit Ex-Mayor Kilpatrick Indicted by Feds
    Ex-Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick has been indicted on federal fraud and tax charges ... Kilpatrick resigned as mayor as part of pleas in two criminal cases after he lied on the witness stand in a whistle-blowers' trial about an affair with his top ...
    06/23/2010 - 4:23 am | View Link
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    Kwame Kilpatrick; 68th Mayor of Detroit; In office January 1, 2002 – September 18, 2008: Preceded by: Dennis Archer: Succeeded by: Kenneth Cockrel, Jr. Member of the ...
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