Justiceline: June 23, 2011

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  • Michigan residents sued to challenge Gov. Rick Snyder’s (R) “financial martial law” that allows him to effectively seize control of municipal governments.
  • Rep. Nick Rahall (D-WV) says a GOP plan to privatize Amtrak’s rail lines is unconstitutional.