The gray waters of Upper Lake Michigan are deep, cold and treacherous. And lately, they've been contentious.
A three-way court battle is brewing among an explorer who says he's found a 329-year-old shipwreck, the state of Michigan and the U.S. government. Just as precarious as the weather that supposedly sank the Griffon in 1679, the legal battle seems to portend a perfect storm.
"This whole area has a lot of wrecks," said Capt. Carl Carlson. "That's why they call it death's door. There's...Full Story