Judge Aileen Cannon’s opinion in the Mar-a-Lago matter actually defies defense.
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At least one judge seems to be taking former President Trump’s motion for a special master pretty seriously.
The department’s Mar-a-Lago filing leaves little doubt where its investigation is heading, but suggests it will take a while to get there.
The filing requests an order that blocks the Justice Department from reviewing seized materials until a special master is appointed “to protect the integrity of privileged documents.”
No, not really.
Here’s why the defense asserted by Trump's team—that while in office Trump issued “standing orders” that any “documents removed from the Oval Office and taken to the residence were deemed to be declassified the moment he removed them”—is nothing short of absurd and laughable.
Here’s what the now public warrant can tell us so far about the property seized and potential crimes being investigated.
The FBI’s surprise search of former President Trump’s residence has raised unanswered questions and engendered wide speculation. Here is a guide for the perplexed.
Thoughts on the Anniversary of Jimmy Hoffa’s Disappearance
The Michael Sussmann case was an attempt to supplant the traditional understanding of the Trump-Russia story with an insurgent model in which the more important story than the Trump-Russia relationship was the conduct of the investigation of it.