MLive – Commission believes racism was a factor in the Flint water criss, according to a newly released a report.
After a nearly year-long prove, the Commission determined that the actions resulting in nearly 100,000 people being exposed to Flint’s lead-tainted water abridges the civil rights of Flint residents under Michigan law.
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