Holder Says Contempt Citation Unwarranted

Eric Holder

COPENHAGEN (Reuters) - Attorney General Eric Holder on Thursday dismissed as unwarranted a vote by a congressional committee to charge him with contempt of Congress after the Obama administration withheld documents related to a failed gun-running investigation.

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    ... lawsuit, a contempt citation and an equally frivolous and clumsy threat to impeach him. The vicious baiting was never really about Holder.
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  • Judge downplays Holder contempt citation
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  • contempt
    contempt - Translation to Spanish, pronunciation, and forum discussions
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    Chapter 169: UNCLAIMED FUNDS. 169.01 Unclaimed funds definitions. As used in this chapter, unless the context otherwise requires: "Financial organization" means any ...
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  • contempt legal definition of contempt
    Contempt. An act of deliberate disobedience or disregard for the laws, regulations, or decorum of a public authority, such as a court or legislative body.
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    contempt Search Results. Stipulation-Settlement Agreement State: California Jurisdiction: Local County Sub-Category: Los Angeles; Accounting Of Personal Representative
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