Eric Holder

DOJ Plans To Recognize More Rights For Same-Sex Couples
February 8th, 2014

Attorney General Eric Holder is to announce that the same-sex couples will treated the same as heterosexual couples in court proceedings, prison visitation and law-enforcement benefit programs.

Eric Holder Signed Off on Search Warrant for James Rosen Emails
May 23rd, 2013

Attorney General Eric Holder signed off on the search warrant that led to the seizure of Fox News reporter James Rosen’s private emails.

Associated Press Says U.S. Government Seized Journalists’ Phone Records
May 13th, 2013

The Associated Press news agency says the U.S. government has seized two months of telephone records for many of its reporters and editors.

Eric Holder Calls Texas Voter ID Law a ‘Poll Tax’
July 10th, 2012

Attorney General Eric Holder said Tuesday he disapproves a new photo ID law in Texas because it would be ‘harmful to minority voters’.

House Charges Attorney General Holder With Contempt of Congress
June 28th, 2012

The House of Representatives voted Thursday to hold Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt of Congress for failing to provide documents relating to the Fast and Furious gunwalking program.

House Panel Votes To Hold Eric Holder In Contempt Of Congress Over Gun-Running Case
June 21st, 2012

A House oversight committee voted Wednesday to hold Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt, marking an escalation of the long-running dispute between Republicans and the Justice Department over internal administration documents related to Operation Fast and Furious.

Eric Holder Assigns Prosecutors to Investigate White House Leaks
June 9th, 2012

Attorney General Eric Holder assigned two U.S. attorneys to lead investigations into the possible leaking of state secrets.