Eric Holder** was born in the Bronx borough of New York City.
Eric Holder ATTENDED Columbia University, earning a Bachelor of Arts Degree in American history in 1973. By his own admission, while ATTENDING Columbia University, most of his time was dedicated to protesting and “I did not take a final exam until my junior year at Columbia — we were on strike every time finals seemed to roll around — but we ran out of issues by that third year.” He went on to receive his Juris Doctor (The degree is earned by completing law school) from Columbia Law School in 1976.
Jeanine Pirro earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree from the University of Buffalo, Magna Cum Laude (An academic level of distinction used by educational institutions to signify an academic degree which was received). Graduating Phi Beta Kappa (academic honor society, which inducts the most outstanding students of arts and sciences at American colleges and universities). Pirro, comparable to Holder received her Juris Doctor law degree from Albany Law School, where she was on law review, which is "a scholarly journal focusing on legal issues, normally published by an organization of students at a law school or through a bar association."
Academically, these two legal professionals could be considered equals, with the obvious exception of the institutions of higher learning where each earned their degrees.
We present this biographical information in order for you, the reader, to judge whether each, or either of these individuals is qualified to critique the others job performance.
That being said--Judge Jeanine Pirro has this assessment of her counterpart, Eric Holder.