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(Reuters) - Detroit’s historic municipal bankruptcy filing on Thursday came less than 10 minutes before lawyers for the city’s pension funds and retirees had rushed to another court to try to block it.

The bare bones bankruptcy petition, which came at 4:06:22 p.m., blindsided everyone in the room, according to two lawyers who were in state court in Lansing, Michigan, at the time. Even the lawyer representing the governor and the judge were caught unaware.

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19 posted on 07/19/2013 2:12:51 PM PDT by deport
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Wow.


21 posted on 07/19/2013 2:13:28 PM PDT by ConservativeMan55
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