Detroit mayor applauds Trump for freeing ex-mayor Kilpatrick: 'This ... he got right'

DETROIT — Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan says President Donald Trump got it right in commuting the sentence of Kwame Kilpatrick, freeing him from prison 20 years early and allowing him to resume his life and grow old with his family. “This is a decision President Trump got right,” Duggan said in a statement Wednesday morning, hours after the White House announced that Trump had granted a commutation to Kilpatrick, who is serving a 28-year prison sentence for numerous public corruption crimes. “Kwame Kilpatrick is a person of great talent who still has much to contribute,” Duggan stated. “I know how…

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