Detroit Unions Say Mich. Gov. Must Comply With Subpoena
By Maria Chutchian
Law360, New York (September 3, 2013, 5:14 PM ET) -- Public workers and retirees in Detroit on Saturday fought back against Michigan’s efforts to keep its governor from being forced to answer questions about the city’s bankruptcy filing, as the fight over the city’s eligibility for Chapter 9 protection continues.
The Michigan Council 25 of the American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees, AFL-CIO and Sub-Chapter 98, City of Detroit Retirees argued in a court filing that the bankruptcy court where Detroit’s case is pending should not allow Gov. Rick Snyder, Treasurer Andrew Dillon or...