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Former Detroit Mayor Faces Decades In Prison

October 10, 2013

The city of Detroit is bankrupt. It has also faced years of political scandal and ineptitude. Despite all this, people in the proud city are trying to find reasons to be optimistic about the future. But today they'll get a fresh reminder of the past. The man who was once the city's brightest hope will find out how long he will be behind bars. Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick will be sentenced on two-dozen federal convictions. WDET’s Quinn Klinefelter reports.