8/11/2022

DOJ/FBI/INVESTIGATIONS: “Attorney General Merrick Garland said Thursday [August 11, 2022]  that he ‘personally approved the decision to seek a search warrant’ for former President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort and that the Justice Department filed a motion earlier in the day to make the warrant public…

Trump defended himself in a statement posted to his Truth Social media platform after Garland’s remarks, claiming that his lawyers were ‘cooperating fully’ and had developed ‘very good relationships’ with Justice Department officials.”

-Jonathan Allen, Vaughn Hillyard, Peter Nicholas and Carol E. Lee, “Garland says he moved to unseal Trump search warrant, defends DOJ from attacks,” nbcnews.com, August 11, 2022