The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

Overnight

Lo74° Mostly Clear

Sunday

Hi98° Hot

Sunday Night

Lo71° Clear

Monday

Hi99° Hot

Monday Night

Lo73° Mostly Clear

Tuesday

Hi100° Hot

Tuesday Night

Lo74° Mostly Clear

Wednesday

Hi101° Hot

Wednesday Night

Lo74° Mostly Clear

Thursday

Hi101° Hot

Detroit’s bankruptcy put to the test

Send to Kindle
Print This

DETROIT — The city of Detroit for months has disclosed the awful condition of its finances. Now it’s up to a judge to determine if the largest public bankruptcy in U.S. history really can go forward.

An unusual trial starts today, pitting Detroit’s emergency manager and his legal team against unions and pension funds that claim the city isn’t qualified to scrub its books clean under Chapter 9 bankruptcy.

View my options or Sign in