"I cheated on my wife and I lied about it. The maturity I didn't have was how to balance that job with family and spirituality... [I was] hard headed. I didn't realize that until I was sitting in solitary confinement."
Kilpatrick exchanged an endless stream of text messages with city official Christine Beatty, who was also married at the time. Kilpatrick, then the Mayor of Detroit, covered up the affair, and after lying about it in court, plead guilty to two counts of obstruction of justice, resigned, and served four months in prison.