Art Blackwell III http://michiganradio.org en Former Highland Park emergency financial manager headed for 2013 trial http://michiganradio.org/post/former-highland-park-emergency-financial-manager-headed-2013-trial <p>After years of legal wrangling, Highland Park’s former emergency financial manager will go on trial for alleged embezzlement next year.</p><p>A Michigan Supreme Court ruling this week <a href="http://www.wxyz.com/dpp/news/criminal-charges-will-stand-against-former-highland-park-emergency-financial-manager-art-blackwell">reinstated charges against Arthur Blackwell III.</a></p><p>Blackwell was emergency financial manager from 2005-2008. He’s accused of writing himself $264,000 in checks from city funds.</p> Fri, 28 Dec 2012 21:59:37 +0000 Sarah Cwiek 10556 at http://michiganradio.org