Beyond Thunderdome: Ch. 9 And Saving The Blighted City

Law360, New York (September 20, 2013, 10:13 AM EDT) -- It’s an American city and symbol of an entire industry that experiences an average of 14 arson incidents a day. That alone may sound shocking, but in this city, if you happen to witness an arson and call to report the arson, it takes an average of 58 minutes for the police to arrive. The entire city barely functions on an antiquated infrastructural system, where million-dollar checks can go missing in desk drawers. Welcome to Detroit in 2013.

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