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Monica Conyers files for divorce from U.S. Rep. John Conyers

DETROIT – Former Detroit City Council president Monica Conyers has filed for divorce from U.S. Rep. John Conyers.

View the divorce filing here.

According to the divorce records, Monica Conyers filed for divorce last month, claiming a "breakdown of the marriage." It does not mention the three years she spent in prison for taking bribes during her time as a member of the Detroit City Council.

The couple has been married for 25 years. John Conyers, 86, is not contesting the divorce.

The couple has two sons, who are adults.

A Dec. 3 divorce settlement conference is scheduled.

Monica Conyers Mugshot
Monica Conyers Mugshot