On 20 September 2010, ClientEarth sued the Council of the European Union. The lawsuit relates to the European Union's review of its regulations regarding public access to documents. Proposals put forward by the Commission would substantially restrict the number of documents made available to the public, including those containing environmental and other information relevant to EU policies. ClientEarth’s case against the Council relates to the refusal to release a key document about the review of EU transparency rules.

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Published September 20, 2010
Found in Environmental DemocracyRule of law