Former President Donald Trump’s attorneys, have asked the Supreme Court to weigh in on the FBI’s search of his Mar-a-Lago estate, paving the way for the highest court in the United States to handle the unusual inquiry.
A federal court temporarily blocked the government from utilizing secret materials to investigate whether the former president improperly kept national defense documents. An appeals court on Wednesday reinstated the Justice Department’s access to secret materials removed from former President Donald Trump’s Florida home last month, providing a victory to federal investigators.
The Department of Justice (DOJ) has requested a federal judge to delay a portion of her order halting its criminal investigation into documents seized in search of former President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago residence. The DOJ argued that Mr. Trump had no right to the 100 classified documents at the center of the investigation.
The Labor Day Order, issued by Judge Cannon, handed a big win to Trump’s legal team. Cannon stated that the US Supreme court left the door open on Executive Privilege, and as such, Trump can now claim materials as both Attorney-Client and Executive Privilege. Under Executive Privilege, the President can withhold information from the public and Congress.
Joe Biden came to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, to make the vilest, bigoted, and divisive speech ever given by an American president, Trump told a raucous audience at the Scranton event. There is only one party waging war with American democracy, restricting free expression and criminalizing the opposition, Trump blasted.