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Federal Court In Detroit (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Detroit Bankruptcy Judge Says Court Filing Went Too Far

Judge Steven Rhodes said he’s striking portions of a court filing by Syncora, a bond insurer that could lose millions of dollars in a trial that starts next week.

CBS Detroit–08/28/2014

DETROIT, MI - JULY 19: A view of Downtown Detroit looking south on Woodward Avenue is shown July 19, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. Detroit's emergency manager Kevin Orr filed for Chapter 9 bankruptcy July 18, 2013 making Detroit the largest city to file for bankruptcy in U.S. history. (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Players In City’s Bankruptcy Take Tour Of Detroit’s Rejuvenated And Blighted Areas

The tour, which was said to take just over three hours, covering 58 miles of a variety of the city’s areas, came ahead of bankruptcy confirmation hearings.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/08/2014

Protestors rally in front of the U.S. Courthouse in Detroit where Detroit's bankruptcy eligibility trial is taking place. (Credit:  Bill Pugliano/Getty Images) FILE.

Detroit Bankruptcy Judge Opens Court To Critics

A judge overseeing Detroit’s bankruptcy is getting an earful from retirees who are opposed to the city’s plan to get back on its feet.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/15/2014

Flint (Credit: City of Flint Facebook)

After Detroit, Flint Ponders Bankruptcy

Flint, too, also has suffered a spectacular drop in population and factory jobs and a corresponding rise in property abandonment.

07/08/2014

Gov. Rick Snyder speaks about the passage of the Grand Bargain. (Credit/Michigan Gov)

Detroit Pensioners On The Clock To Decide Fate Of ‘Grand Bargain’

Thousands of Detroit retirees and city employees must have their ballots on the city’s plan of adjustment in the bankruptcy case turned in this week.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/07/2014

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Consultants Propose Raising Detroit Parking Fines, Pursuing Ticketed More Aggressively

Experts are looking at ways for the cash strapped city to raise money have suggested increasing fines, and going after parking deadbeats.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/18/2014

Detroit Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr holds a press conference to discuss federal bankruptcy Judge Steven Rhodes' ruling on Detroit's Chapter 9 bankruptcy eligibility December 3, 2013. (Credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Kevyn Orr Plans Next Steps Now That Detroit Is Officially Bankrupt

“I want to say to everyone whose a resident of the city, no one is more aware of the hardship that this is going to cause to a number of different people than me,” Kevyn Orr said.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/04/2013

(credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Judge Rules Detroit Eligible For Bankruptcy, Says Pensions Can Be Cut

Federal Judge Steven Rhodes has ruled that, under law, pensions can be cut in Detroit’s bankruptcy.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/03/2013

Protesters gather outside the federal courthouse in Detroit where a bankruptcy trial is underway. (Credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Protests Continue, Analysts Testify In Detroit Bankruptcy Trial

“This entire process is illegal and it should be thrown out by Judge Rhodes.” said one protester.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/24/2013

Bankruptcy Not An Option In Allen Park

The city’s emergency manager says after reforms and contract adjustments, Allen Park will avoid filing for Chapter 9 protection.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/05/2013

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