• Former Michigan Gov. Snyder charged in Flint water crisis

    10 days ago - By Politico

    LANSING, Mich. - 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...
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  • Former Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder charged in Flint water crisis

    Former Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder charged in Flint water crisis

    10 days ago - By NBC News

    A decision in 2014 left the city with lead-contaminated water and a regional outbreak of Legionnaires' disease that killed 12 people.
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