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Detroit bankruptcy puts its art collection in peril

GRAM’s Friis-Hansen lobbies against selling DIA’s collection.

December 13, 2013
Detroit Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr has not taken the option of selling artwork from the Detroit Institute of Art’s prominent collection off the table, though many in the city and the state have vowed to fight any attempt at selling the museum’s works, including Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette. Read More

Gov. Snyder names Chrysler bankruptcy attorney Detroit emergency manager

March 14, 2013
DETROIT — A bankruptcy expert who represented Chrysler during its successful restructuring has been chosen to steer Detroit out of the financial abyss that has swallowed the distressed city, which was once one of the nation's most prosperous. Read More