State of MI files response to class action lawsuit - WNEM TV 5

State of MI files response to class action lawsuit

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The State of Michigan has filed a response to a class action lawsuit filed in federal court.

The suit, filed by the Flint Water Class Action Legal Team on behalf of Flint residents, is looking for compensation following the Flint water crisis.

In the response, the State of Michigan has asked the U.S. District Court to dismiss the suit, claiming, that among other things, that the court lacks jurisdiction because the Governor and state are immune to these kinds of lawsuits.

Read the response below:

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