Enviros Sue State Dept. For Keystone XL Route Info

Law360, New York (May 18, 2017, 4:39 PM EDT) -- The Center for Biological Diversity on Thursday sued the U.S. Department of State in D.C. federal court, claiming the agency is illegally withholding information on the route of the Keystone XL pipeline and information about private contractors hired to work on environmental reviews for the controversial project.

The environmental group, along with the owner of an online project mapping the Keystone XL pipeline, says the State Department has repeatedly failed to grant their Freedom of Information Act requests to make public geographic information about the route...
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CENTER FOR BIOLOGICAL DIVERSITY et al v. DEPARTMENT OF STATE


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1:17-cv-00937

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District Of Columbia

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895(Freedom of Information Act)

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May 18, 2017

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