Posts Tagged ‘Hakim Sutton’

Michael Brown’s Ex-Campaign Treasurer Faces 16 Months in Plea Deal

Working as the treasurer for Councilmember Michael Brown's re-election 2012 campaign sent Hakim Sutton to Las Vegas, Rehoboth Beach, and even Greece, according to prosecutors. And now, it's about to send him to prison.
In a court hearing today, both the U.S. Attorney's Office and Sutton's own attorney agreed that Sutton has agreed to sign a plea deal. Under [...]

Former Michael Brown Treasurer Charged With Blowing Campaign Fund on Jet-Setting

It's been a week of highs and lows for disgraced former D.C. Councilmember Michael A. Brown. Already humiliated last year after taking bribes in sports team merchandise, he saw shadow campaign maestro Jeff Thompson drag his name through the mud a little more this Monday as he described Brown taking a $200,000 payoff to drop out of the 2006 [...]

Michael Brown to Run Again, Maybe?

Soon to be ex-Councilmember Michael Brown just sort of announced on Newstalk with Bruce DePuyt that he's going to run in this spring's special election to get his job back, kinda.
"Folks have told me that my work is not done," Brown told DePuyt, in what sure sounded like a windup to announcing a bid for [...]

No Record of Brown Campaign Paying Staff in Original Campaign Reports

You think you've got troubles? Just be glad you're not At-Large Councilmember Michael Brown's campaign.
On the front page of today's Post Metro section is a story in which the lawyer for Brown's fired campaign treasurer, Hakim Sutton, says his client drew a salary from the campaign but that Brown ordered Sutton not to report the [...]

Police Search Home of Michael Brown’s Former Treasurer

Officers from the Metropolitan Police Department executed a search warrant this afternoon at the home of Hakim Sutton, who up until very recently was At-Large Councilmember Michael A. Brown's campaign treasurer, according to sources familiar with the ongoing law enforcement investigation.
Brown released a statement today saying that he'd discovered an unnamed aide had been stealing [...]