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Flint water crisis: Michigan officials on manslaughter charges

Michigan’s health chief is one of five officials charged with involuntary manslaughter in connection with the Flint water crisis. Nick Lyon and the others are accused of failing to alert the public to an outbreak of Legionnaires’ disease. However, the state governor backed Mr Lyon, calling him a “strong leader”. The outbreak involved about 100 cases and led… Read More »