HUBBELL'S GROWING WEB

KENNETH STARR IS LOOKING INTO HOW CLINTON'S PAL SIGNED UP CLIENTS LIKE LIPPO AND TIME WARNER

Whenever the list of Bill Clinton's Best Friends is put together, Webb Hubbell's name is always near the top. Clinton installed his golfing buddy and confidant as Associate Attorney General in 1993; at the Justice Department he could serve as the First Family's eyes and ears. Hubbell resigned in March 1994 amid allegations that he had bilked his clients and partners out of thousands of dollars at the Rose Law Firm in Little Rock, Arkansas, where he once worked with Mrs. Clinton. By August 1995, Clinton's close friend was in jail, serving 21 months for fraud.

But between his tenure at...

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