Some Plaintiffs Suing Over Flint Water Crisis Oppose Consolidating Cases
(April 14, 2016, 12:39 PM EDT) -- DETROIT — Plaintiffs in one of several class actions filed against Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder over the lead-contaminated drinking water in Flint, Mich., on April 13 filed a brief in another class action pending in Michigan federal court, contending — as a nonparty — that consolidation of cases would “significantly prejudice” them (Melissa Mays, et al. v. Gov. Rick Snyder, et al., No. 15-14002, E.D. Mich.).
(Brief available. Document #15-160419-009B.)
On Nov. 13, 2015, Melissa Mays, individually and on behalf of a group of residents,...