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Stockton Bankrupt

How To Go Bankrupt In America

The Record, Stockton, Calif. | Kevin Parrish | Posted 07.27.2013 | San Francisco

STOCKTON -- If there's a right way to go about municipal bankruptcy, Stockton may prove to be the poster child. If there's a wrong way, look to San Be...

Stockton To Enter Bankruptcy, Judge Rules

Reuters | Jonathan Weber | Posted 06.01.2013 | Business

SACRAMENTO, Calif., April 1 (Reuters) - The city of Stockton, California, is eligible for bankruptcy protection, a federal judge ruled on Monday, turn...

Bankruptcy Is Only The Beginning...

AP | TRACIE CONE | Posted 06.01.2013 | San Francisco

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — The people of Stockton will feel financial fallout for years after a federal judge ruled Monday to let the city become the ...

'No Other Option But Bankruptcy'

AP | TRACIE CONE | Posted 05.25.2013 | San Francisco

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Lawyers for the California city of Stockton said Monday it has cut its budget and services to the bone and has no choice ab...

Did Minor League Hockey Promotion Go Too Far?

AP | Posted 09.19.2012 | Sports

FRESNO, Calif. -- A hockey game promotion poking fun at America's largest bankrupt city has caused a tiff between fans and newspaper columnists in Cal...

OUCH: Hockey Team Hosts 'Our City Isn't Bankrupt Night'

www.huffingtonpost.com | Posted 11.19.2012 | San Francisco

FRESNO, Calif. -- A hockey game promotion poking fun at America's largest bankrupt city has caused a tiff between fans and newspaper columnists in Cal...

It's Official: Stockton Files For Bankruptcy

Reuters | Posted 08.28.2012 | Business

By Jim Christie SAN FRANCISCO, June 28 (Reuters) - Stockton, California, became the largest city to file for bankruptc...

The Stockton Bankruptcy: Where Are Obama and Mitt?

Richard Brodsky | Posted 08.28.2012 | Politics
Richard Brodsky

On Tuesday, Stockton, California declared bankruptcy. There's blame enough to go around. The mechanics of a solution will come, but only after we settle out the more difficult questions that no one wants to talk about. It won't come from Obama or Romney.

California City To Become Largest U.S. City To Declare Bankruptcy

AP | GOSIA WOZNIACKA | Posted 08.27.2012 | San Francisco

STOCKTON, Calif. — Officials in Stockton said Tuesday that mediation with creditors has failed, meaning the Central California city is set to be...

THE FINAL HOUR: Stockton Faces Crucial Decision

AP | GOSIA WOZNIACKA | Posted 06.25.2012 | San Francisco

FRESNO, Calif. -- Stockton, the California city with the nation's second-highest foreclosure rate, is facing a moment of decision on whether to become...

East Bay City Prepares For Bankruptcy

AP | Posted 08.06.2012 | San Francisco

STOCKTON, Calif. -- A California city that has the second-highest foreclosure rate in the nation is preparing for a possible bankruptcy filing if offi...