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Once the very symbol of american industrial might, detroit became the biggest us city to file for bankruptcy thursday, its finances ravaged and. Five years after detroit's historic bankruptcy filing, the city has risen from financial ruin to a promising future few could have predicted. A federal judge approved detroit's bankruptcy plan today, allowing the city government to hit the reset button after its years of financial.
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Five years after the city's historic chapter 9 filing, retirees say the concessions reached through detroit's bankruptcy continue to devastate. Detroit — the city of detroit officially became the largest municipality in us history tuesday to enter chapter 9 bankruptcy after a judge. The plain-stated thesis in the introduction to nathan bomey's new book, detroit resurrected: to bankruptcy and back, belies its wrenching.
Detroit may be gearing up for a battle with creditors the day after it became the largest us city ever to file for bankruptcy, with $18bn (£12bn) of. The city of detroit, michigan, filed for chapter 9 bankruptcy on july 18, 2013 it is the largest municipal bankruptcy filing in us history by debt, estimated at. Detroit is once again finally a city of full self-governance, mayor mike duggan said following a michigan state review commission's vote.