<p>U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder (Courtesy photo)</p>

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder (Courtesy photo)

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CHAVIS: Eric Holder Stood Tall for Justice

Black American leadership too often is taken for granted.

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Holder Takes on Wisconsin Voter ID Law

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder said he will not keep an anti-voting rights decision made by the Supreme Court last year prevent him making sure that all Americans have fair access to the ballot box.

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Holder Endorses Shorter Terms of Imprisoned Drug Offenders

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder said Tuesday that the Justice Department supports a proposal to allow some people serving time in federal prison for nonviolent drug offenses to be eligible for reduced sentences.

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Holder, Justice Dept. to Collect Police Data to Combat Racial Bias

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder announced Monday that the Justice Department will begin collecting data about police stops, searches and arrests in an attempt to negate racial bias in the criminal justice system.

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EDITORIAL: Right Question, Wrong Answer

We commend Congressman Cedric Richmond for questioning U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder on the timing of the federal prosecutor's decision to announce allegations that D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray knew about the shadow campaign funded by Jeff Thompson.

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Reforming Mandatory Minimum Sentences

New Guidelines Proposed for Drug Offenses

President Barack Obama and his staff have joined others in an effort to reduce mandatory minimum sentences for minor drug offenses.