January 19, 2022

U.S. Department of Justice Releases Two New APIs

From the USDOJ:

The U.S. Department of Justice [recently released] the DOJ News API and the DOJ Law Jobs API.  These web APIs (application programming interfaces) provide web developers the ability to build mobile apps and other software applications that can search, sort, and filter thousands of press releases, speeches, blog posts, and law job vacancy announcements published by the Department.


This website upgrade adds search, sort, and filter capabilities to thousands of Supreme Court briefslegal opinionsFreedom of Information Act (FOIA) court decisions,Congressional testimony, and more.

To get started using the APIs or to learn more about developer resources from the Department, see www.justice.gov/developer.

Read the Complete Announcement

See Also: Direct to USDOJ Data Inventory

About Gary Price

Gary Price (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.