The State Department has reviewed less than half of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s emails that were recovered by the FBI last year.
The department revealed in federal court it has not yet gone through 40,000 of 72,000 pages of emails recovered from Clinton’s tenure as secretary of state. Some of the emails in question were found during the investigation into Anthony Weiner, and were documents sent to his laptop from his now estranged wife, Clinton aide Huma Abedin.
The State Department appeared in court this month, representing itself in a lawsuit first brought by Judicial Watch, a conservative watchdog group, in 2015.
During the hearing, Judicial Watch pressed the State Department on the reason for the delays in processing the emails, which are being requested under the Freedom of Information Act.
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