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ILLINOIS SC RULES CHICAGO PENSION ATTACK ‘UNCONSTITUTIONAL,’ AS IT DID ON STATE PENSIONS

Illinois high court cites constitutional language virtually identical to that in the Michigan Constitution, which Detroit bankruptcy judge ignored Wall Street calls the shots again, citing pension debt but ignoring bond debt to its own banks Court Ruling Leaves Chicago Empty-Handed on … Continue reading

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DETROIT RETIREES VOW TO CONTINUE FIGHT AFTER U.S. DISTRICT JUDGE DISMISSES BANKRUPTCY APPEAL

“This changes nothing. The battle continues. It just gives us more time to raise money and recruit more people . . .I think the whole thing is racial.”—William Davis, Pres. DAREA DAREA’s next membership meeting Wed. Oct. 7 @ 5:30 … Continue reading

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ALONZO LONG, JR. FACES RE-TRIAL IN 2014 TAX EVICTION DEATHS, AS 30,000 MORE HOMES FACE FORECLOSURE

Tragic divide between seniors, youth in Detroit highlighted in trial 30,000 homes on the chopping block in 2015 auctions; 85 percent in Detroit, 30 percent occupied New state laws bar foreclosed homeowners from bidding on their own homes; they must pay all back … Continue reading

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