House Holds AG Holder In Contempt

Law360, New York (June 28, 2012, 5:46 PM EDT) -- The U.S. House of Representatives voted Thursday to hold Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt for his refusal to turn over internal documents related to the infamous "Fast and Furious" gun-walking operation, marking the first time Congress has imposed the sanction on a sitting member of a president's cabinet.

On a vote of 255 to 67, the House passed a resolution finding Holder in contempt for failing to comply with a subpoena seeking documents detailing U.S. Department of Justice discussions about how to respond to congressional...
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