(Fox News) Gerren Keith Gaynor Feb. 27 2019 The mother of a man who died in the West Hollywood apartment of prominent Democratic Party donor Ed Buck filed a wrongful-death lawsuit Tuesday. LaTisha Nixon who reportedly names Buck and the Los Angeles County District Attorney as defendants in the lawsuit said she grew frustrated after authorities failed to file criminal charges for the 2017 overdose death of her 26-year-old son Gemmel Moore. Moore a black male escort was found by police on July 27 2017 inside the 63-year-olds apartment. Moores death was initially classified as an accidental methamphetamine overdose. Buck a well-known figure in LGBT political circles has given more than $500000 to a range of Democratic groups and candidates including Hillary Clinton Barack Obama and Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti.