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'PAYBACK' BATTLE The fight over Eric Holder could also set the parameters for the president-elect's future judicial appointments. 'PAYBACK' BATTLE The fight over Eric Holder could also set the parameters for the president-elect's future judicial appointments.
By Joseph Williams
Globe Staff / January 15, 2009

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WASHINGTON - When the confirmation hearing for Eric Holder, President-elect Barack Obama's choice for attorney general, begins today, the expected battle will be about more than whether Holder is the right man to rebuild the Justice Department. (Full article: 841 words)

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