Kwame Kilpatrick

Ex-Detroit Dem Mayor Denied Bond

Requested release for treatment of ‘serious knee injury’

A federal judge denied Ex-Detroit Democratic Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick’s request to leave prison while he awaits sentencing to receive treatment for a "serious knee injury," according to CBS Detroit.

Kilpatrick’s Rap Sheet Grows

The former Detroit mayor, who has spent 15 months in prison on two separate stints for perjury, assaulting a police officer, and probation violation, now faces more than 30 corruption charges connected to his stint as mayor.