Donald Trump Is One Day Away From Claiming Biden Used Witchcraft to Reclassify the Documents He Claims He Declassified

Donald Trump famously spent his time in the White House saying and doing things that elicited the response “Donate this man’s body to science so we can figure out what’s wrong with him as soon as possible.” He’s suggested the US trade Puerto Rico for Greenland; he claimed you can get cancer from sound; told … Read more

Donald Trump’s arguments greeted with skepticism by special master

WASHINGTON: The special master requested by Donald Trump to review thousands of documents the FBI seized from his Mar-a-Lago home expressed skepticism about some of the former president’s arguments. At his first hearing in the matter on Tuesday, US District Judge Raymond Dearie pushed back on the Trump lawyers’ position that they didn’t need to … Read more

US judge appoints ‘special master’ in Trump document case

WASHINGTON: A US judge on Thursday named an independent arbiter to sort through thousands of documents seized from Donald Trump‘s Florida estate and determine if any of them are protected by executive privilege. This so-called special master will be Raymond Deariethe federal judge in New York, Judge Aileen Cannon ruled. The US Justice Department last … Read more

DOJ Gives Trump Judge an Opening to Take Back Her Absurd Special Master Ruling

When Judge Aileen Cannon granted Donald Trump‘s request for a special master to review the documents seized from Mar-a-Lago by the FBI in August, blocking prosecutors from using those documents in their investigation until that review was complete, the legal community did not hold back in its assessment of the decision. “To any lawyer with … Read more

Judge grants Trump bid for special master in document search

WASHINGTON: A federal judge on Monday granted a request by former President Donald Trump‘s legal team to appoint a special master to review documents seized by the FBI from his Florida home last month and also temporarily halted the Justice Department‘s use of the records for investigative purposes. The decision by US District Judge Aileen … Read more

FBI search found 48 empty folders at ex-US President Trump’s home that had classified papers

WASHINGTON: The FBI’s search of former President Donald Trump‘s Florida club and residence last month recovered 48 empty folders marked as classified as containing information, a newly disclosed court filing shows, raising the question of whether the government had fully recovered the documents or any remain missing. The filing, a detailed list of items retrieved … Read more

Trump lawyers again push for special master in FBI raid of Mar-a-Lago

Lawyers for former President Donald Trump on Wednesday once again called for a federal judge to appoint a “special master” to review documents seized from Trump’s Florida home by the FBI. The narrowly focused filing in the District Court in West Palm Beach after the US Department of Justice came one day that argued harm … Read more

Letitia James’s Trump Investigation Is Nearing Its Endgame

apparently, Donald Trump has serious Florida-based legal trouble, something about running off with more than 300 classified government documents. And down in Georgia, an investigation of the former president’s attempt to “find” votes in the 2020 presidential election is gaining speed. But the flurry of recent headlines doesn’t mean that New York’s attorney general, Letitia … Read more

Affidavit used in search of Trump’s Mar-a-Lago to be partially unsealed, judge says

A federal judge said that parts of the affidavit used to obtain a search warrant for former President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort home can be unsealed, NBC News reported Thursday. The decision from US Magistrate Judge Bruce Reinhart came after the Department of Justice asked him not to unseal the highly sensitive document, which details … Read more

Federal Judge Orders DOJ to Make at Least Part of Mar-a-Lago Search Affidavit Public

A federal judge on Thursday is calling on the Justice Department to unseal at least part of the affidavit that would detail why investigators believed the search at Donald Trump‘s Mar-a-Lago residence was justified. “On my initial careful review,” said US Magistrate Judge Bruce Reinhart“there are portions of it that can be unsealed.” The Justice … Read more