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3:17 pm
Mon July 15, 2013

Holder: Travyon Martin Killing 'Tragic, Unnecessary'

Originally published on Mon July 15, 2013 5:13 pm

Attorney General Eric Holder spoke to a prominent African-American sorority of the "tragic, unnecessary shooting death of Trayvon Martin" on Monday, saying the Justice Department is still investigating the matter. "We are resolved, as you are, to combat violence involving or directed at young people," he told members of Delta Sigma Theta in Washington, D.C.