Going broke: Bankrupt municipalities

Published On: Jul 11 2012 10:56:08 AM CDT   Updated On: Nov 07 2014 12:45:03 PM CST

A federal judge on Friday approved Detroit's 16-month-long plan to emerge from the largest bankruptcy in U.S. history, WDIV reported. Take a look at all the U.S. cities that have gone broke.

Bankrupt Cities - Jefferson County
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Jefferson County, Ala. (Year of filing: 2011)

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