ORLANDO - Attorney General Eric Holder addressed the annual NAACP Convention in Orlando on Tuesday. Holder remarked on his thoughts about the George Zimmerman verdict.
The Justice Department could launch a criminal civil rights charges against Zimmerman. Holder is currently reviewing evidence and could determine whether to proceed on such charges after stepping aside to allow the state prosecution to run its course. However, legal experts say there are major hurdles to federal prosecution, including the burden of proving that Zimmerman, a former neighborhood watch leader, was motivated by racial animosity.
Watch Holder's entire speech in the video player above.