Conservative Think Tank Sues For Paris Climate Deal Info

Law360, New York (November 14, 2017, 2:45 PM EST) -- The Competitive Enterprise Institute sued the U.S. State Department in D.C. federal court Monday, seeking communications from two officers the free-market think tank claims advised the Obama administration on how to sign the U.S. onto the Paris climate change agreement without getting congressional approval.

The CEI, a prominent skeptic of man-made climate change, claims the State Department has blown a deadline to respond to the organization's October Freedom of Information Act request for certain text message and email correspondence from State Department officers Trigg Talley and...
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v. COMPETITIVE ENTERPRISE INSTITUTE et al


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1:17-cv-02438

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District Of Columbia

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895(Freedom of Information Act)

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November 13, 2017

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