In an updated indictment, prosecutors allege that Trump asked a staffer to delete camera footage at his Florida estate in an effort to obstruct the federal investigation into his possession of classified documents.
A federal judge in Florida has scheduled a trial date for next May for former President Donald Trump in a case charging him with illegally retaining hundreds of classified documents.
Former President Donald Trump is facing 37 felony charges related to the mishandling of classified documents.
Former President Donald Trump says he’s been indicted on charges of mishandling classified documents at his Florida estate.
The former president’s lawyers have been told he is a target of the investigation, the clearest indication yet that criminal charges could be coming soon, according to the Associated Press.
Fourteen of the 15 boxes recovered from former President Donald Trump’s Florida estate contained documents with classification markings, according to an FBI affidavit released Friday explaining the justification for the search of the property.
A property receipt unsealed by the court shows FBI agents took 11 sets of classified records from former President Trump’s Mar-a-Lago estate in Florida.
Former President Trump has called for the “immediate release” of the federal warrant the FBI used to search his Florida estate, hours after the Justice Department had asked a court for the same action.
The Justice Department is asking a federal court to unseal the warrant the FBI used to search the Mar-a-Lago estate of former President Donald Trump.
The FBI has searched former President Trump’s Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, Florida, as part of an investigation into whether he took classified records from the White House, people familiar with the matter said.