03/14/2013 01:06 pm ET Updated May 14, 2013

Judge Denies Immediate Hearing To Block Detroit Emergency Financial Manager | Detroit Free Press |

LANSING -- An Ingham County Circuit Court judge refused this morning to hold a hearing today on an attempt to block the appointment of an emergency financial manager for Detroit.

A lawsuit seeking to block the appointment was filed March 8 by a group called Citizens United Against Corrupt Government. It's headed by Robert Davis, a labor activist who is under federal indictment for allegedly stealing public funds while serving on the Highland Park school board.

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