Bankruptcy Judge Expedites Detroit Proceeding, Says He Alone Has Jurisdiction

Bankruptcy Judge Expedites Detroit Proceeding, Says He Alone Has Jurisdiction

DETROIT - The federal bankruptcy judge presiding over the Chapter 9 case of the City of Detroit on July 22 granted the city's motion for an expedited hearing and said that he has jurisdiction over the bankruptcy case despite objections from pension funds that sought to delay the bankruptcy proceeding (In Re: City of Detroit, No. 13-53846, Chapter 9, E.D. Mich. Bkcy.).

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