Eric Himpton Holder Jr. (born January 21, 1951) served as the 82nd Attorney General of the ..... Under Holder's tenure, the DOJ successfully sued Shelby County, Alabama, for a violation of Section 5 of the Voting ... of Section 5 of the Voting Rights Act, but the decision was overturned by the Supreme Court in Shelby County v.
Jul 5, 2014 ... If Eric Holder were a baseball player, he'd have been benched long ago ... Although the government was not party to another case, Harris v.
Sep 25, 2014 ... Atty. Gen. Eric H. Holder Jr., the first African American to fill the nation's top law enforcement post, announced Thursday he was stepping down, ...
Holder's tenure was beset by controversy from the beginning. Just days after his ... Sep 25, 2014, 5:15 PM ET. PHOTO: U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder delivers a keynote speech at New York Universitys law. Julio Cortez / AP Photo.
Read CNN's Fast Facts on Eric Holder and learn more about the life of the former U.S. Attorney General. ... Eric Holder Fast Facts. CNN Library. Updated 11:34 AM ET, Thu February 2, 2017 ... Birth name: Eric Himpton Holder, Jr. Father: Eric ...