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On This Date in Legal History

On November 8, 2014, President Obama nominated Loretta Lynch to replace Attorney General Eric Holder.  Listen to this informative video at https://goo.gl/9TIk8p.  After the Senate confirmed her nomination she became the first African-American woman to head the Department of Justice. To … Continue reading

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Attorney General Loretta Lynch

On this date last year President Obama nominated Loretta Lynch to replace Attorney General Eric Holder.  Listen to this informative video https://goo.gl/9TIk8p.  After the Senate confirmed her nomination she became the first African-American woman to head the Department of Justice.  To … Continue reading

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President Obama Nominates a New Attorney General

President Obama has nominated U.S. Attorney Loretta Lynch to replace Attorney General Eric Holder.  If confirmed by the Senate she’ll become the first African-American woman to head the Department of Justice.  For a thorough understanding of the Attorney General’s responsibilities, … Continue reading

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