FOIA Number: DOJ-18-0618

News Roundup: The Public Needs Answers

October 4, 2019
The pressure on the president and his administration has been even further intensified thanks to the release of damaging text messages sent by government officials.

Former Top Civil Rights Official John Gore Made Misleading Statements in Declaration to Federal Court

October 4, 2019
Gore made clear misrepresentations — and perhaps outright lied — about his communications with a Chicago Republican Party official.

DOJ Records of John Gore’s Emails

April 24, 2019
Emails sent by John Gore, the principal deputy assistant attorney general for the Justice Department's Civil Rights Division.

FOIA to DOJ Seeking John Gore Communications

March 12, 2019
FOIA to DOJ seeking communications between John Gore, current Acting Assistant Attorney General, and outside entities.

Lawsuit Seeks Emails of DOJ Official Involved in Controversial Civil Rights Decisions

January 31, 2019
American Oversight filed a lawsuit against the Department of Justice to find out whether outside groups or individuals have influenced the agency’s shifting priorities in the enforcement of civil rights protections.

Complaint: American Oversight v. DOJ – Gore Emails

January 31, 2019
Lawsuit by American Oversight against DOJ to obtain Acting Assistant Attorney General Gore's external communications to shed light on whether outside groups have influenced changes to civil rights protections under Gore.