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A Right Or A Privilege? Detroit Residents Split Over Water Shut-Offs

The city's been shutting off water to thousands of customers who aren't paying their bills. Some argue it's a violation of a basic human need; others say nonpayers are effectively stealing water.

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A Right Or A Privilege? Detroit Residents Split Over Water Shut-Offs

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