Kwame Kilpatrick seeks bond for release from prison while he awaits sentencing
Former Detroit mayor imprisoned after guilty convictions on several federal corruption charges
Former Detroit mayor Kwame Kilpatrick's defense team is asking the federal court to release him from prison on bond until his sentencing.
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Kilpatrick, along with co-defendant Bobby Ferguson, were denied bond last week after a jury found them guilty on several corruption charges, including racketeering.
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Both are in prison awaiting their sentencing, which could bring up to 20 years in prison.