J. Christian Adams. FOXNews.com - Former Justice Department Lawyer Accuses Holder of Dropping New Black Panther Case for Racial Reasons Adams also says that after the dismissal, Justice Department attorneys were instructed not to bring any more cases against racial minorities under the Voting Section. Adams told Fox News that the New Black Panther case was the "easiest I ever had at the Justice Department. "It doesn't get any easier than this," he said. "If this doesn't constitute voter intimidation, nothing will."