DETROIT (AP) - Monday, a court in Detroit is expected to release a new batch oftext messages sent or received by ex-Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrickand his ex-lover.
Wayne County Judge Timothy Kenny has ruled about 1,400 textmessages are public records and might shed light on city governmentmisconduct.
The messages have been under seal as part of the criminal caseagainst Kilpatrick's ex-Chief of Staff Christine Beatty.
She's serving a 120-day jail sentence after entering a plea toobstruction of justice.
Kilpatrick was released last month after serving 99 days as partof pleas in two criminal cases.
A driver escaped safely after its vehicle crashed into the Grand River in Ottawa County Friday morning.
We get a brief break from the "lake-effect machine" Friday.
A few flurries occurred Thursday night. Lows held in the teens and the wind relaxed to the 5 to 10 mph range, with 20s at the Lake Michigan.