Politics

28 Years in Prison for Corrupt Ex-Detroit Mayor

ED WHITE, Associated Press DETROIT (AP) — Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick was sentenced Thursday to 28 years in prison for corruption, after a series of scandals destroyed his political career and helped steer a crisis-laden city even deeper into trouble. Kilpatrick, who served as Read More

Politics

Carlita Kilpatrick Loses Job, Lease on Texas Home

[Detroit Free-Press] With her husband behind bars, Detroit’s former first lady, Carlita Kilpatrick, has fallen on hard times in Texas, losing her job and her lease on the family’s extravagant 5,000-square-foot home in suburban Dallas. According to neighbors, some of the Kilpatricks’ furniture and numerous Read More