Not double jeopardy violation according to the Supreme Court.<quoted text>
That would be double jeopardy and Holder is just blowing smoke.
Although there is a difference between Federal and State court.
This criminal case is over.
Now the wrongful death civil case can go forward.
C.f., Jerome v. United States, 318 U.S. 101,(1943)("it should be noted that the double jeopardy provision of the Fifth Amendment does not stand as a bar to federal prosecution though a state conviction based on the same acts has already been obtained. See United States v. Lanza, 260 U. S. 377; Hebert v. Louisiana, 272 U. S. 312.")