For more than six years, a progressive think tank has been pressing the CIA in court for information about the late Colombian drug trafficker Pablo Escobar. At a recent hearing in the case, D.C. federal Judge Royce Lamberth assailed the government for seeking more time to complete a public records request initially filed with the agency in 2004.
Federal Judge Calls CIA Stance 'Laughable' in Spat Over Drug Lord Case Documents
The National Law Journal
December 21, 2012