99 days ago
At the government's urging, Kilpatrick, 42, was ordered to jail to await his sentence, along with Bobby Ferguson, a city contractor who benefited from having a pal as mayor and also was convicted.
123 days ago
Kilpatrick, his father Bernard and construction contractor Bobby Ferguson are accused of widespread corruption through bribery and extortion.
126 days ago
Thomas zeroed in on three critical witnesses: political fundraiser Emma Bell, convention center contractor Karl Kado and Derrick Miller, Kilpatrick's high school pal who became a top aide.
132 days ago
Testimony has ended after nearly 70 days in the corruption trial of former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick.
138 days ago
Kilpatrick, his father Bernard and Ferguson are charged with a sweeping conspiracy to fix city contracts and shake down businesses.
141 days ago
Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick has been released from a city lockup where he spent the weekend for violating parole in the 2008 criminal conviction that booted him from office.
144 days ago
In a news release issued Friday morning, Michigan Corrections spokesman Russ Marlan says Kilpatrick was charged with 14 counts of violating his parole.
152 days ago
Jurors at Kwame Kilpatrick's federal corruption trial have seen a video of the ex-Detroit mayor's father taking a case of Cristal champagne from a businessman needing a favor.
159 days ago
He answered questions from prosecutors over three days, telling jurors that he collected thousands of dollars in bribes for Kilpatrick and supported Ferguson's efforts to get city business.
162 days ago
Miller was one of the original five defendants charged in the case, but cut a deal early on and agreed to cooperate against his ex-boss, Kilpatrick's father, Bernard Kilpatrick, and Ferguson.