Court lifts hold on seized documents in Mar-a-Lago probe

A federal appeals court has lifted a judge’s hold on the Justice Department’s ability to use classified records seized from former President Donald Trump’s Florida estate in its ongoing criminal investigation.

Trump-appointed Florida judge faces criticism following decision in Trump's FBI search case

U.S. District Judge Aileen Cannon, who was appointed to the Southern District of Florida by then-President Donald Trump two years ago, is now facing sharp criticism following her decision this week to grant a request by the former president's legal team for a special master to review documents obtained during the FBI's search of his Mar-a-Lago estate last month.