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Detroit Bankruptcy Judge

Judge Challenges Bankrupt Detroit's Secretive Deal With Banks

The Huffington Post | Ashley Woods | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business

The federal judge overseeing Detroit's historic bankruptcy abruptly halted a trial Wednesday, ordering the city to renegotiate a proposed settlement w...

Detroit Can Declare Bankruptcy

Jared Bernstein | Posted 02.02.2014 | Detroit
Jared Bernstein

So ruled the judge, paving the way for the largest municipal bankruptcy in our nation's history. Detroit's liabilities are estimated at $18 billion with a 'b.' The next largest city bankruptcy was San Bernardino, CA, in 2012 with a debt level of $46 million...with an 'm.'

Detroit Bankruptcy Filing Going Forward

Posted 07.24.2013 | Detroit

A judge's decision Wednesday means Detroit's historic bankruptcy filing will move forward. U.S. District Judge Steven Rhodes ruled Wednesday aftern...

Meet The Judge Who Will Decide Detroit's Fate

Reuters | Posted 09.23.2013 | Detroit

By Tom Hals July 24 (Reuters) - When Judge Steven Rhodes convenes the first hearing in Detroit's bankruptcy on Wednesday, more than a ...

Judge To Decide Whether Detroit Bankruptcy Can Move Forward

Reuters | Posted 09.21.2013 | Detroit

By Bernie Woodall DETROIT, July 22 (Reuters) - Labor unions trying to stop Detroit from cutting pensions filed a new challenge to the ...

Judge: Constitution Can't Be Made Of Swiss Cheese

The Huffington Post | Ashley Woods | Posted 07.22.2013 | Detroit

Ingham County Circuit Court Judge Rosemary Aquilina put off a hearing on whether Detroit's bankruptcy filing is unconstitutional until July 29, tellin...