DETROIT
06/13/2012 11:03 am ET | Updated Aug 13, 2012

Detroit Consent Agreement Lawsuit Dismissed By Ingham Circuit Court Judge

MASON, Michigan, June 13 (Reuters) - A Michigan judge on Wednesday dismissed a lawsuit challenging the legality of Detroit's financial stability agreement with the state.

Ingham County Court Judge William Collette ruled Detroit's corporation counsel, the city's top lawyer, lacked the authority to bring the lawsuit.

(Reporting By Aileen Wingblad; Editing by Padraic Cassidy)

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