BRADENTON, Fla. — The Fraternal Order of Police has filed a suit against Miami asking a judge to invoke a process that would essentially place the city’s finances under state control once again.

The union also is asking the judge to strike down a Florida law that allows local governments to declare that a “financial urgency” exists in order to reopen union-contract negotiations.

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