‘Some crumbs’: Critics urge rejection of $641M Flint deal


              Autrece Battiste speaks as 15 Flint residents address U.S. District Judge Judith Levy, stating their objections to the $641-million Flint water crisis settlement at Genesee County Circuit Court, Tuesday, July 13, 2021 in Flint, Mich. A federal judge listened Tuesday to Flint residents who were victims of the city's lead-contaminated water, a step in determining whether she should sign off on a $641 million deal that would settle claims against the state of Michigan. (Jake May/The Flint Journal via AP)
            
              Flint resident Joelena Freeman buries her head in her hands as she listens intently to one of 15 Flint residents speak to U.S. District Judge Judith Levy, stating their objections to the $641-million Flint water crisis settlement at Genesee County Circuit Court, Tuesday, July 13, 2021 in Flint, Mich. A federal judge listened Tuesday to Flint residents who were victims of the city's lead-contaminated water, a step in determining whether she should sign off on a $641 million deal that would settle claims against the state of Michigan. (Jake May/The Flint Journal via AP)