Pipko v. CIA, 312 F. Supp. 2d 669 (D.N.J. 2003)

Kevin C Orr

Case Conclusion Date:January 1, 2003

Practice Area:Privacy

Outcome:Dismissed

Description:Plaintiff citizen sought records about herself from defendant Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), pursuant to the Freedom of Information Act, 5 U.S.C.S. § 552, and the Privacy Act, 5 U.S.C.S. § 552a. The CIA declined to confirm or deny whether it had any such records. Court upheld the CIA’s use of a Glomar response to determine whether any records existed.