The Central Intelligence Agency has responded adequately to Freedom of Information Act requests on the detention and interrogation of terrorism suspects, a federal judge has ruled.

With one exception, Southern District Judge Loretta A. Preska upheld the refusal of the CIA and other agencies to release documents sought in four different FOIA requests made by Amnesty International, the Center for Constitutional Rights and Washington Square Legal Services Inc. The organizations had hoped the documents would shed light on the secret rendition of detainees and the alleged mistreatment and physical abuse of detainees through techniques that included waterboarding.

This content has been archived. It is available through our partners, LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law.

To view this content, please continue to their sites.

Not a Lexis Advance® Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Not a Bloomberg Law Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Why am I seeing this?

LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law are third party online distributors of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM's legal news publications. LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law customers are able to access and use ALM's content, including content from the National Law Journal, The American Lawyer, Legaltech News, The New York Law Journal, and Corporate Counsel, as well as other sources of legal information.

For questions call 1-877-256-2472 or contact us at [email protected]