Former Flint, Mich., Official: Mayor’s False Public Statements Are Defamation

(June 6, 2016, 9:33 AM EDT) -- DETROIT — The former city administrator for Flint, Mich., who sued the city and its mayor for wrongful termination amended her complaint on May 25, adding a cause of action for defamation against Flint Mayor Karen Weaver in connection with statements the mayor made to the media regarding the administrator’s conduct during the lead water crisis (Natasha Henderson v. City of Flint, Mich., et al., No. 16-11648, E.D. Mich.).

(Amended complaint available. Document #15-160607-016C.)


Natasha Henderson sued Weaver and the Flint City Council in the...
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