Going broke: Bankrupt municipalities

Published On: Jul 11 2012 11:56:08 AM EDT   Updated On: Dec 03 2013 11:41:41 AM EST

A judge has ruled Detroit is eligible to file for Chapter 9 bankruptcy. Take a look at all the U.S. cities that have gone broke.

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A judge has ruled Detroit is eligible to file for Chapter 9 bankruptcy -- making it the largest municipality to do so. Take a look at all the U.S. cities that have gone broke.

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