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Notes on Statesmanship
Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick, takes the witness stand in the courtroom of Judge Michael J. Callahan in Wayne County’s 3rd Circuit Court in this Aug. 29, 2007, file photo. Kilpatrick exchanged romantic and sexually oriented text messages with a top aide, contradicting their denials in court that they had romantic ties, the Detroit Free Press reported on Jan. 23, 2008. (AP Photo/Gary Malerba, File)