DETROIT (WXYZ) - BREAKING: Judge Nancy Edmunds has sentenced former Detroit mayor Kwame Kilpatrick to 28 years in prison after he was convicted on racketeering, bribery and extortion charges.
Federal prosecutors had previously asked for 28 years behind bars for the former Detroit mayor.
7 Action News Investigator Ross Jones is in court bringing you the sentencing live in the feed below.
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