Civil rights advocacy groups now parties to Jackson water lawsuit

March 22, 2024

...“The intervention not only grants these organizations access to directly participate in the lawsuit as parties, it also sets a precedent for community involvement in the governance of essential public services,” said Mikaila Hernandez, an attorney with the Center for Constitutional Rights. “It represents a step toward rectifying decades of underinvestment and neglect in Jackson’s water system.” ...

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