Trump documents probe: Court lifts hold on Mar-a-Lago records

WASHINGTON: In a stark repudiation of Donald Trump‘s legal arguments, a federal appeals court on Wednesday permitted the Justice Department to summarize its use of classified records seized from the former president’s Florida estate as part of its ongoing criminal investigation. The ruling from a three-judge panel of the US Court of Appeals for the … Read more

DOJ appeals special master decision

The Department of Justice on Thursday appealed a federal judge’s ruling to authorize a special master to review documents that the FBI seized from the Florida residence of former President Donald Trump. The Justice Department also asked Judge Aileen Cannon to pause her related order blocking the government from further reviewing documents marked classified that … Read more

Trump team likely moved classified papers amid probe: US justice dept

WASHINGTON: The US justice department said it had evidence that classified documents were deliberately concealed from the FBI when it tried to retrieve them in June from former president Donald Trump’s Florida Estate, prompting its unprecedented search of his home. In a 54-page filing, prosecutors on Tuesday laid out their evidence of obstruction of justice, … 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

DOJ opposes special master request

Former US President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort is seen in Palm Beach, Florida, February 8, 2021. Marco Bello | Reuters The Department of Justice late Tuesday revealed that the FBI seized more than 100 classified documents from former President Donald Trump’s Florida home earlier this month as the department urged a judge to reject Trump’s … Read more

FBI’s Affidavit & Mar-a-Lago Raid: What If DOJ Case Against Trump is Big Nothing Burger…Again?–mar-a-lago-raid-what-if-doj-case-against-trump-is-big-nothing-burgeragain-1100072221.html FBI’s Affidavit & Mar-a-Lago Raid: What If DOJ Case Against Trump is Big Nothing Burger…Again? FBI’s Affidavit & Mar-a-Lago Raid: What If DOJ Case Against Trump is Big Nothing Burger…Again? On August 26, the Department of Justice (DOJ) released a heavily-redacted copy of its affidavit for the FBI raid on former President Donald Trump’s … Read more

Trump search: What may come next in inquiry with legal peril

WASHINGTON: A newly released FBI document helps flesh out the contours of an investigation into classified material at former President Donald Trump’s Florida Estate. But plenty of questions remain, especially because half the affidavit, which spelled out the FBI’s rationale for searching the property, was blacked out. That document, which the FBI submitted so it … 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

The Controversy Over Raids At Donald Trump’s Home Gets Bigger

A member of US Secret Service at the entrance of Donald Trump’s house at Mar-A-Lago. Former President Donald Trump said he supported the release of documents related to the FBI’s search of his Mar-a-Lago home earlier this week, including a copy of the search warrant and a receipt of items that agents took from the … Read more

Trump says he refused to answer NY attorney general’s questions in probe of his business

Former President Donald Trump on Wednesday said he refused to answer questions at a deposition by investigators for the New York attorney general as part of a civil investigation into his business. Trump made that announcement shortly after he arrived for his scheduled interview under oath at the offices of AG Letitia James in New … Read more