Case Conclusion Date: January 1, 2003
Practice Area: Privacy
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. Â§ 552, and the Privacy Act, 5 U.S.C.S. Â§ 552a. The CIA declined to confirm or deny whether it had any such records. Court upheld the CIAâ€™s use of a Glomar response to determine whether any records existed.