• Ex-Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder charged in Flint water crisis

    2 days ago - By New York Post

    Former Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder has been charged for his role in the Flint water crisis, which caused an outbreak of Legionnaires disease and contaminated residents' homes with lead-based water. An indictment filed by the state attorney general's office charged Snyder with two counts of willful neglect of duty after a years-long investigation into one...
    Read more ...

     

  • Flint families welcome new water crisis charges, seek healing

    Flint families welcome new water crisis charges, seek healing

    2 days ago - By WGAL

    Former Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder was charged with two counts of willful neglect of duty late Wednesday.
    Read more ...

     

  • Ex Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder Charged With Neglect of Duty for Flint Water Crisis

    Ex Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder Charged With Neglect of Duty for Flint Water Crisis

    2 days ago - By Time

    Former Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder was charged Wednesday with willful neglect of duty after an investigation of ruinous decisions that left Flint with lead-contaminated water and a regional outbreak of Legionnaires' disease.
    The charges, revealed in an online court record, are misdemeanors punishable by up to a year in jail and a $1,000 fine.
    The charges are groundbreaking: No governor or former governor in Michigan's 184-year history had been charged with crimes related to their time in that office, according to the state archivist.
    “We believe there is no evidence to support any criminal...
    Read more ...

     

  • Ex-Governor of Michigan Charged with Neglect in Flint Water Crisis

    2 days ago - By NY Times

    Rick Snyder, the former governor, faces two misdemeanor counts in the crisis, which left thousands of Flint residents drinking tainted water.
    Read more ...

     

  • New Charges In Flint Water Crisis, Including Former Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder

    New Charges In Flint Water Crisis, Including Former Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder

    2 days ago - By NPR

    At least a dozen people died and more than 80 people fell ill after untreated water from the Flint River caused lead to leach from old pipes, poisoning the water system city residents relied on.
    Read more ...