Harrisburg City Council Sues Governor For Declaring Crisis That Led To Bankruptcy

Harrisburg City Council Sues Governor For Declaring Crisis That Led To Bankruptcy

HARRISBURG, Pa. - The Harrisburg City Council sued Pennsylvania Gov. Thomas W. Corbett in the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania on June 26, arguing that the governor violated the due process clause of the U.S. Constitution when he declared the fiscal emergency that led to the city's filing for Chapter 9 bankruptcy (Wanda R.D. Williams, et al. v. Governor Thomas W. Corbett, No. 12-1211, M.D. Pa.). Subscribers may view details of the complaint available within the full article.

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