Tag: flint

Baltimore’s Lead Paint Crisis Back in the Spotlight

0

Lead-Paint1-1

“There’s only one cure for lead poisoning, for the irreversible, high-cost impact of lead poisoning,”activist Ruth Ann Norton told NPR, “and that’s prevention.”

Norton was responding to Baltimore City’s (and soon Maryland’s) policy of testing every child for lead poisoning: testing will never be enough.

Billy Murphy, Attorney for Freddie Gray’s Family, Files Suit on Behalf of Flint Residents

0
Attorney Billy Murphy
Attorney Billy Murphy

The lead-contaminated drinking water that has plagued Flint, Mich., has prompted a $150-million-plus class-action suit filed by Baltimore attorney William H. Murphy Jr.

Guides