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Court Watch: Still Fighting for Safe Water in Flint

Nearly two and a half years ago, the City of Flint’s history was forever marked when unelected state officials, in an effort to cut costs, switched Flint’s water source from Detroit’s Lake Huron to the Flint River.

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For the past two years, Flint residents have been contending with contaminated drinking water when the state-appointed emergency manager made the decision to switch Flint’s water source to the Flint River without treating or testing the water.