Kilpatrick, attorney file motion to explain conflict of interest
Updated On: Aug 13 2012 08:59:55 PM EDT
Former Detroit mayor Kwame Kilpatrick will return to court Tuesday to try to hash out what a judge calls a conflict of interest between Kilpatrick and his lawyer.
On Monday, Kilpatrick and his attorney, Jim Thomas, filed a motion in federal court in an attempt to explain the problem.
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It is still not clear what the exact conflict is.
However, Thomas said he expects he can work out the problem and remain Kilpatrick's attorney.
-- Jim Thomas