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  • Detroiters ‘Are Going to Be Begging For A [White] Savior': Kwame Kilpatrick

    Feb 20, 15 by Qwest7 3 Comments

    *The downward spiral of Detroit seemed like a forgone conclusion, according to the city’s former mayor, Kwame Kilpatrick, who stated that Detroiters “are going to begging for a [white] savior.” Kirkpatrick’s remarks came during a private interview for “KMK, A Documentary of Kwame Kilpatrick,” a film by father-son duo Tim and Tobias Smith. The comments were […]

  • Viola Davis Producing ABC Drama Based on Prosecutor Kym Worthy

    Nov 25, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *”How To Get Away With Murder” star Viola Davis is about to step behind the camera for her next project…yet another ABC drama, about another powerful female lawyer. Davis and her producing partner Julius Tennon have teamed with producer Debra Martin Chase (“Sparkle”) for “Conviction,” a legal drama inspired by the life of Kym Worthy, […]

  • Kwame Kilpatrick Trust Set Up To Pay Legal Fees and Fight Conviction

    Feb 2, 14 by Qwest7 6 Comments

    *Somebody or rather somebodies must really love Kwame Kilpatrick. According to Fox 2 News Detroit, a trust has been set up for the imprisoned former Detroit mayor to help fight his federal conviction for extortion, bribery, conspiracy and other crimes as well as finance his legal defense.

  • Prosecutors Want Kwame Kilpatrick to Pay $4.5 Million for Corruption

    Nov 21, 13 by EURpublisher02 3 Comments

    *Federal prosecutors want former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick to pay about $4.5 million for the rampant corruption that took place under his watch, reports the Associated Press. Kilpatrick began a 28-year prison sentence in October for rigging contracts, taking bribes and putting his own price on public business. Prosecutors on Thursday filed their recommendation for […]

  • Ex-Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick Sentenced to 28 Years in Prison

    Oct 10, 13 by EurPublisher 17 Comments

    *The prosecution wanted a long sentence for Kwame Kilpatrick and today they got their wish. The former mayor of Detroit was sentenced Thursday to 28 years in prison for corruption, the apparent last step after a series of scandals destroyed his political career and help steer a crisis-laden city even deeper into trouble. Kilpatrick, who […]

  • Christine Beatty Opens Up for First Time About Affair w/Kwame Kilpatrick

    Oct 8, 13 by PJ 3 Comments

    *One of the biggest scandals in the history of Detroit involved former chief of staff Christine Beatty and her affair with former Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick. Beatty is now speaking out about the sexting scandal back in 2008 that sent both her and Kilpatrick to jail after it was found that they lied under other about their […]