Kwame Kilpatrick wins delay in appeal

Federal prosecutors want Kwame Kilpatrick and Bobby Ferguson to go to prison for a long time.

Kwame Kilpatrick remains in federal prison, but he's still trying to get his federal RICO conviction overturned through an appeal.

Kilpatrick's lawyers had asked for more time to file motions relating to the appeal. Their request was granted by the U.S. Sixth Circuit of Appeals.

The appellant brief is not due until June 16.

kwame appeal delay