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For the first time in far too long, the Michigan Office of Attorney General stood up in court to protect the waters that belong to the people of Michigan. We've been working to hear opening arguments in a lawsuit to decommission Line 5 for years.

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Please join us in signing this thank you letter to Attorney General Nessel and her team.

The wealth and power of the entire fossil fuel industry and their allies are aligned against us and our Attorney General, but the title of this case is “THE PEOPLE OF MICHIGAN v Enbridge.”

Let our advocates in the Attorney General’s office know that the people they represent have their backs and are thankful for the hard work and long hours they are putting in to face off against the wealthiest and most powerful industry in the history of the world.

 

Dear Attorney General Nessel, Deputy Attorneys General Manning, Reichel, and Bock, and staff of the Environment, Natural Resources, and Agriculture Division:

On May 22nd, we watched the Michigan Attorney General’s office take a stand to protect our public water resources on behalf of the people. Michigan residents have been asking for this for a long time and we thank you all for your efforts on our behalf.

For years, we have been calling for action to shut down the Line 5 pipeline, which as you know presents a constant and unnecessary threat to our state’s greatest treasure. It is inspiring to see the work that you all have put in to bring this case on behalf of the people. While the oil industry and other powerful financial interests are aligned against you, know that the people of Michigan and people around the world who value our Great Lakes are in your corner.

We know that this case is a long way from being decided, but we are grateful for your efforts, and the people of Michigan are with you as this case moves forward.

Thank you all!

 

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  • Laura Martin
    @LBlkShp01 tweeted link to this page. 2020-05-28 12:51:12 -0400
    Join me in thanking the Michigan Attorney General's office for fighting for the People of Michigan as they seek to protect the Great Lakes from an Enbridge oil spill disaster. Please join me! #PeopleVsEnbridge @dananessel https://www.oilandwaterdontmix.org/thank_the_attorney_generals_office?recruiter_id=40858
  • Laura Martin
    endorsed 2020-05-28 12:51:02 -0400
  • Sarah Payette
    endorsed 2020-05-28 12:19:56 -0400
  • Ashley Crofoot
    endorsed via 2020-05-28 11:50:35 -0400
  • Lynne Bemer
    endorsed 2020-05-28 11:13:36 -0400
  • LInda Berker
    endorsed 2020-05-28 11:01:05 -0400
    Thank You for acting on behalf of the people and against “BigOil” Linda
  • Diane Koch
    endorsed 2020-05-28 10:51:35 -0400
  • Constance Koch
    endorsed 2020-05-28 10:50:36 -0400
    Thank you AG!!!
  • George Horn
    endorsed 2020-05-28 09:36:27 -0400
  • John Burtch
    endorsed 2020-05-28 09:29:08 -0400
  • Marcia Burton
    endorsed via 2020-05-28 09:12:07 -0400
    ♥️💪
  • Katherine Ellison
    endorsed 2020-05-28 08:43:59 -0400
  • Nickki Faller
    endorsed 2020-05-28 08:36:19 -0400
  • J Robin Craig
    endorsed 2020-05-28 07:51:41 -0400
  • A.C. McGarry
    endorsed 2020-05-28 00:58:10 -0400
  • Samantha Major
    endorsed 2020-05-27 20:51:26 -0400
    Thank you for helping protect Our Water, Our Wildlife, Our Beaches, Our Earth and Us!!
  • Charlene Trevorrow
    endorsed 2020-05-27 19:58:28 -0400
    We don’t live in heaven where nothing would ever happen to pipes and freshwater. This is a accident just waiting to happen and too many people around our Great Lakes get their drinking water from Lakes Michigan & Huron. And to top it off, most of this oil is for Canada, NOT MICHIGAN. Let them spend their money on a pipeline going through Canada and not gambling with our Great Lakes fresh water. It’s been under our water sense about 1956. That’s long enough for them to have found a different route that is safer for everyone.
  • Ellen Link
    endorsed 2020-05-27 19:56:50 -0400
  • Linda Howard
    endorsed 2020-05-27 19:08:24 -0400
  • Kathy Jorae
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  • Renee Latka
    endorsed via 2020-05-27 17:37:33 -0400
  • Mary Nolan
    endorsed via 2020-05-27 17:02:02 -0400
    The Great Lakes are one of our most precious and beautiful places in this country and in the world. Protection is everything!
  • Nelson S.
    endorsed 2020-05-27 16:52:34 -0400
  • Stephen Andersen
    endorsed 2020-05-27 16:38:17 -0400
  • Ruth Pickem
    endorsed 2020-05-27 16:00:23 -0400
    Thank you. It’s way past time
  • dogan ozkan
    endorsed 2020-05-27 15:40:43 -0400
  • Robert Nichols
    endorsed 2020-05-27 15:38:29 -0400
  • Ruth Lenz
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    endorsed 2020-05-27 15:07:01 -0400
  • Daniel and Judith Dickinson
    endorsed 2020-05-27 14:29:20 -0400

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