Marc Elias, a lawyer for the Hilary Clinton campaign, said in a radio interview Monday that the campaign would look “very very carefully” at whether Trump’s program constitutes illegal voter intimidation.
The Trump campaign didn’t respond to a request for comment.
Trump won Michigan’s popular vote and should be able to count on the 16 electoral votes in that state.
Counter-accusations were made, including claims that the actual incident was relatively minor but had been blown out of proportion by individuals and groups with political motives.
Then-AG Eric Holder denied claims that his Justice Department considers the race of an alleged victim when deciding which cases to pursue.
Two members of the New Black Panther party, Minister King Samir Shabazz, and Jerry Jackson, stood in front of the entrance to the polling station in uniforms that have been described as military or paramilitary.
Stephen Robert Morse, a journalist and filmmaker, upon arriving at the scene, pulled out a Flip video camera and focused on Samir Shabazz.