Fast And Furious Contempt Citation For Holder

The House voted to hold Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr. in contempt for failing to disclose internal Justice Department documents in response to a subpoena.

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YAHOO NEWS:
  • Judicial Watch Sues Department of Justice on Behalf of ATF Fast & Furious Whistleblower Dodson
    WASHINGTON, May 29, 2014 / Standard Newswire / -- Judicial Watch announced today that on May 28, 2014, it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the U.S. Departments of Justice (DOJ) on behalf of ATF Fast and Furious whistleblower Special Agent John Dodson ( Judicial Watch v U.S. Department of Justice ((No. 1:14-cv-00896)).
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BING NEWS:
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