ACLU, Others Sue State And Local Officials For Lead Water Crisis In Flint, Mich.

(January 28, 2016, 10:24 AM EST) -- DETROIT — The American Civil Liberties Union and other groups on Jan. 27 filed a lawsuit in Michigan federal court, alleging that state and local officials failed to comply with the federal law that requires cities to deliver safe drinking water to the public and showed “complete disregard” for the residents of Flint, Mich., in letting the lead water crisis in that city to develop (Concerned Pastors for Social Action, et al. v. Nick A. Khouri, et al., No. 16-10277, E.D. Mich.).

(Complaint available. Document #15-160202-013C.)...
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