The Obama administration pushes to try Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, the alleged mastermind of the 9/11 terror attacks, in a civilian court in New York. The administration faces complaints from Republicans and Democrats, who oppose moving terror suspects to U.S. prisons. In 2011, that decision is reversed, and Holder announces a trial by military commission in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.
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Holder speaks out against new voter identification laws, saying they systematically disenfranchise elderly, low-income and minority voters.