Enviro Groups Sue Clinton For Oil Pipeline Documents

Law360, New York (May 18, 2011, 10:33 PM EDT) -- Environmental groups sued U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in California on Wednesday for access to her correspondence with an ex-campaign manager now lobbying for State Department approval for the Keystone XL fuel pipeline.

Friends of the Earth, the Center for International Environmental Law and Corporate Ethics International filed the suit in the Northern District of California, claiming the State Department failed to timely comply with a Freedom of Information Act request for communications between Clinton and Paul Elliott, who was the national deputy director of...
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