INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -
A lawyer suing Vice President Mike Pence for refusing to release public
records as Indiana’s governor says his case should get a fresh look after
revelations that the Republican used a private AOL email account to conduct
William Groth is asking Indiana’s Supreme Court to send his lawsuit back to
a lower court to examine the private emails.
He cited recent
news stories revealing details of Pence’s use of the account. Groth said
Tuesday he may seek additional records that should have been released after
he filed a public records request.
sought documents sent to Republican governors in 2014, outlining a legal
strategy for challenging then-President Barack Obama’s immigration order.
A spokesman for
Pence says he “retained records in full compliance with Indiana law.”