A Look at the Next Steps in Detroit's Bankruptcy

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  • The Motor City's Woes
  • What Happens in Court?
  • What Happens in Detroit?
  • How Long Will It Take?
  • Will the Lights Go Out?

How Long Will It Take?

Detroit is by far the largest city to go bankrupt and the timeframe isn't known, especially because of appeals. Orr would like to get it done by next fall when his term ends as manager. Experts also warn the city's legal bills and those of creditors will soar.

(Photo: AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)

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