Amid a flurry of legal briefs, attorneys for Bridgeport and Connecticut last week readied for a showdown scheduled to start tomorrow in U.S. Bankruptcy Court.

Judge Alan H.W. Shiff set roughly 40 hours court time to hear arguments from both sides on the state's motion to dismiss the bankruptcy petition the city filed June 6.

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