Feb 232013
 

Why should the same banks who destroyed the tax base of our city, who drove over 200,000 people out of the City of Detroit through their criminal, fraudulent foreclosures and evictions, who were bailed out by taxpayers and the Federal Reserve with TRILLIONS of our dollars, get paid first? The banks owe Detroit billions in […]

 February 23, 2013  Posted by at 4:12 am Uncategorized Tagged with: , ,  No Responses »
Feb 222013
 
Foreclosures, fraud & the big fight - Metro Times article

Rallied neighborhoods, picketed banks, blocked Dumpsters, packed courtrooms By Curt Guyette Two events held last week appeared only tangentially connected — at first glance, anyway. The first was a rally held by a coalition focused on helping homeowners fend off foreclosure and eviction. The other was a press conference on the fifth floor of the […]

Feb 182013
 
Detroit activists use lawsuit to demand: ‘Show us the debt!’

By Abayomi Azikiwe on February 14, 2013 Detroit,  Feb. 14 — A Freedom of Information Act lawsuit was filed today on behalf of David Sole, a retired City of Detroit employee and a co-founder of the Moratorium NOW! Coalition to Stop Foreclosures, Evictions and Utility Shutoffs. The suit was filed because the City’s Law Department […]

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Feb 142013
 

MORATORIUM NOW! COALITION TO STOP FORECLOSURES, EVICTIONS & UTILITY SHUT-OFFS 5920 SECOND AVE., DETROIT, MI 48202 313-680-5508 www.moratorium-mi.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – contact 313-680-5508 FOIA COMPLAINT FILED TO DEMAND COPIES OF ALL CITY OF DETROIT BONDS AND SWAPS WITH BANKS PRESS CONFERENCE TO ACCOMPANY SERVICE OF COMPLAINT THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 14, 2013, 11:30 AM , COLEMAN […]