Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick is well-known for his corrupt actions during his elected period. It includes rumors his wife assaulted a stripper when she came home to find the notorious “Manoogian Mansion Party”, the murder and cover-up of that stripper 9 months after the initial incident, theft of tax-payers’ money to spend on himself, and the conspiracy to fire officers who attempted to investigate his crimes. In addition to serving time for his first 12 felonies, another scandal with the Detroit Water Company has made his total charge of felonies now at 38. He is currently on trial for these crimes. For more information, this is the latest article to date on the trial:
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