Mar-a-Lago special master orders Trump team to back up any claims of FBI 'planting' evidence

The special master overseeing the Mar-a-Lago documents investigation has ordered former President Donald Trump's lawyers to back up out-of-court assertions that the FBI may have planted evidence at the property during their search last month.

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Opinion: Judge's ruling for Trump is astonishing

US District Judge Aileen Cannon issued a stunning, if not entirely surprising, order Monday granting former President Donald Trump's request for a special master to review documents the FBI seized last month at his Mar-a-Lago resort. She also enjoined the FBI…

Special master chosen to review seized Trump files

Judge Raymond Dearie has been tasked with reviewing the documents taken from Mar-a-Lago in August.

Opinion: Trump's incendiary rally proved President Biden was right

Former President Donald Trump gave his first public speech this weekend since President Joe Biden warned Americans in a televised address that "Trump and the MAGA Republicans represent an extremism that threatens the very foundations of our republic." And how…

Barr: Justice Department should appeal 'deeply flawed' ruling approving special master in Trump documents case

Former Attorney General William Barr on Tuesday said the decision by a Florida judge to grant former President Donald Trump's request for a special master to review the documents seized by the FBI from Mar-a-Lago is "deeply flawed" and urged the Justice Depar…

Opinion: Trump's reckless handling of nuclear documents

Frida Ghitis writes that what happens to Donald Trump for his handling of classified documents is an important matter, but what damage he may have caused to US or global security is an urgent matter.

Donald Trump likely sought to obstruct search - US officials

They alleged agents were "explicitly prohibited" from searching a storage box at Mr Trump's mansion.

National Archives wanted to share classified docs from Mar-a-Lago with intel community for damage assessment months ago

The National Archives told former President Donald Trump's legal team in May that it was sharing hundreds of pages of classified material it had retrieved in January with the intelligence community so that an assessment could be done on potential damage from …

See late-night hosts react to Trump's request for a 'special master'

Trevor Noah, Jimmy Kimmel, Stephen Colbert and Jimmy Fallon all cracked jokes about a judge granting former President Donald Trump's request for a "special master" to review documents the FBI seized from Mar-a-Lago.

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