Kid Rock buys 'majestic' Detroit home

DETROIT, March 18 (UPI) -- Performer Kid Rock, who was raised in rural Romeo, Mich., just outside Detroit, has bought a "majestic" home in the Motor City, Wayne County documents show.

Kilpatrick to get no good time

DETROIT, Oct. 28 (UPI) -- Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick must complete all of his 120-day sentence in the Wayne County, Mich., Jail, a judge ruled Tuesday.
Lawyers will sit out Detroit mayor hearing

Lawyers will sit out Detroit mayor hearing

DETROIT, Aug. 28 (UPI) -- A number of lawyers involved in Detroit's police whistle-blower lawsuit say they won't testify at next week's removal hearing for Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick.
Detroit council delays move to oust mayor

Detroit council delays move to oust mayor

DETROIT, June 24 (UPI) -- The Detroit City Council voted Tuesday to delay legal proceedings to oust Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick, who is under indictment for perjury.

Mayor to be represented by attorneys

DETROIT, May 22 (UPI) -- Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick has appointed attorneys to respond to Michigan Gov. Jennifer Granholm's review of whether he should be ousted.

Detroit open for business during games

DETROIT, June 26 (UPI) -- Detroit's City Council has approved a measure allowing downtown businesses to operate during the upcoming All-Star Game and Super Bowl XL.

Detroit city council fights strip club

DETROIT, Jan. 17 (UPI) -- Detroit's city council has decided to take up the fight against a proposed downtown strip club offering total nudity after the mayor gave up.

Of Human Interest: News-lite

The Lincoln, Neb., Journal-Star newspaper will no longer call the pro football team in the nation's capital city the Washington Redskins -- it will just be Washington.
ELLEN BECK, United Press International

Councilwoman: My chair rigged

DETROIT, Jan. 29 (UPI) -- A Detroit city councilwoman said someone tampered with the electrical wires in her chair in such a way that she would either be shocked or the chair would catch

Councilwoman: My chair rigged

DETROIT, Jan. 29 (UPI) --

Sharon McPhail was the general counsel for the City of Detroit. McPhail served on the Detroit City Council from 2002 until 2006. McPhail was a candidate for mayor in the 1993 and 2005 Detroit elections. She was formerly a lawyer in private practice, a division chief in the Wayne County Prosecutor's Office, and an Assistant United States Attorney.

She placed third in the primary election on August 2, coming in behind Freman Hendrix and incumbent Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick and eliminating her from the general election on November 8.

McPhail holds a Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from Northeastern University School of Law in Boston and a bachelor's degree in sociology and English from Northeastern University. She was admitted to the Michigan Bar in 1976.

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