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Attorney General Eric Holder meets with Capt. Ron Johnson of the Missouri State Highway Patrol at a restaurant in Ferguson. (Pablo Martinez Monsivais-Pool/Getty Images)

Holder Visits Ferguson, Says He Understands Mistrust Of Police

He promised a full and open investigation of the Michael Brown shooting.

08/20/2014

A light crowd of demonstrators march at the office of St. Louis County prosecuting attorney Bob McCulloch in Clayton, Missouri, on Aug. 20, 2014. The demonstrators gathered outside of the office to ask that McCulloch step down from the Michael Brown case. (UPI/Bill Greenblatt)

Holder: ‘Change is Coming’ After Police Shooting

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder reassured college students Wednesday in suburban St. Louis, a few miles from where 18-year-old Michael Brown was fatally shot by a police officer, and a group of protesters gathered outside a building where a grand jury was expected to begin hearing evidence to determine whether the officer should be charged.

08/20/2014

U.S. President Barack Obama (L) meets with Attorney General Eric Holder (2nd L) in the Oval Office of the White House August 18, 2014 in Washington, DC. President Obama was to receive an update on the situation in Ferguson, Missouri. Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has called in the National Guard to "help restore peace and order and to protect the citizens of Ferguson," according to a statement from the governor's office.  (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Eric Holder To Visit Ferguson Today

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder comes to Ferguson today to check in on the investigation into the shooting death of Michael Brown.

08/20/2014

U.S. Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr. Photo: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/GettyImages

Attorney General Holder Coming to Ferguson Wednesday

President Barack Obama is sending Attorney General Eric Holder to Ferguson, Mo., to meet with federal law enforcement authorities investigating the police shooting of an unarmed teenager.

08/18/2014

Photo: KMOX/Michael Calhoun

Holder Instructs Justice Department to “Monitor” Ferguson Developments

Attorney General Eric Holder has instructed attorneys in the department’s civil rights division tomonitor developments

08/10/2014

A police vehicle sits in front of the Jewish Community Center after three were killed when a gunman opened fire on April 13, 2014 in Overland Park, Kan. (Photo: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Feds to Probe Hate Crimes Link in Kansas Shootings

Attorney General Eric Holder ordered a Justice Department investigation Monday into whether federal hate crimes were committed in shootings at two Jewish facilities in Kansas that killed three people.

04/14/2014

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Charlie Brennan – Tuesday, March 11th – Dr. Theodore Cicero on Heroin Use; Marc Lopata of Microgrid Solar on Aesthetics and Solar Panels; WSJ’s John Emshwiller on Bridgeton Landfill and the EPA; Chef Martin Lopez of Butler’s Pantry; STL Post-Dispatch’s Tony Messenger and UMSL Dr. Marty Rochester on One Unified School District for STL City and County; and Entrepreneur Anton Xavier and KMOX’s Michael Calhoun frm the South by Southwest Interactive Festival

Charlie and Debbie talk with Wash U Professor Theodore Cicero about heroin use; with Marc Lopata of Microgrid Solar; with WSJ’s John Emshwiller about the Bridgeton Landfill; and with Chef Martin Lopez of Butler’s Pantry; Charlie talks with STL Post-Dispatch’s Tony Messenger and with UMSL’s Prof. Marty Rochester about the possibility of one unified school district in STL City and County; and Entrepreneur Anton Xavier and KMOX Reporter Michael Calhoun from the South by Southwest Interactive Festival in Austin, TX.

03/11/2014

Attorney General Eric Holder (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Attorney General Holder Dismisses Impeachment Calls as ‘Meaningless’

“I have serious things, serious things that I have to engage in. That is how I’m going to be spending my time”

11/14/2013

Third Week Of George Zimmerman Trial Continues

Rep. Clay on Zimmerman: ‘We Ought to Pursue Justice’

“This whole proliferation of firearms has gotten out of hand,” he said. “I don’t think we need a neighborhood watch person walking around armed like they are the police.”

07/16/2013

File photo of a courtroom. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

States Increasingly Adopting Laws That Purport To Nullify Federal Laws

Imagine the scenario: A federal agent attempts to arrest someone for illegally selling a machine gun. Instead, the federal agent is arrested — charged in a state court with the crime of enforcing federal gun laws.

06/21/2013

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