Detroit Mayor Kilpatrick Accepts Plea Deal In Text Message Scandal

In This Photo: Kwame Kilpatrick
Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick stands with his wife Carlita after reading a statement September 4, 2008 at his office in Detroit, Michigan. Kilpatrick has accepted a deal in the text messaging scandal case, which includes his pleading guilty to three felonies and resigning from office. Kilpatrick will serve four months in jail, lose his license to practice law and pay $1 million in restitution.
(Sept. 4, 2008 - Source: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images North America)