APNewsBreak: Suit seeks records tied to Ike's anti-gay order

FILE - In this Dec. 10, 1958 file photo, President Dwight Eisenhower speaks during a news conference in Washington. A gay rights group sued the Justice Department on Wednesday, April 27, 2017, for failing to produce hundreds of pages of documents related to a 1953 order signed by President Dwight Eisenhower that empowered federal agencies to investigate and fire employees thought to be gay. (AP Photo/Bill Allen, File)WASHINGTON (AP) — A gay rights group sued the Justice Department on Wednesday for failing to produce hundreds of pages of documents related to a 1953 order signed by President Dwight Eisenhower that empowered federal agencies to investigate and fire employees thought to be gay.

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