Wife of Judiciary Chairman Conyers Pleads Guilty to Bribery

Monica Conyers, the wife of the powerful chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, Rep. John Conyers, D-Mich., pleaded guilty to one count of bribery in a federal court in Detroit, this morning. According to court documents, in late 2007, Mrs. Conyers, president pro tem of the Detroit City Council, twice accepted envelopes filled with cash, once in the parking lot of a Detroit McDonalds. This case focuses around dealings with Detroit businessman Rayford Jackson who pleaded guilty on Monday...Full Story
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