02/28/2015 01:37 pm ET Updated Feb 28, 2015

Eric Holder's Parting Shot: It's Too Hard To Bring Civil Rights Cases


Attorney General Eric Holder plans to push, during his final weeks in office, a new standard of proof for civil-rights offenses, saying in an exit interview with POLITICO that such a change would make the federal government “a better backstop” against discrimination in cases like Ferguson and Trayvon Martin.

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