8/22/2022

2022 MIDTERM ELECTION/DOJ/FBI: “Former President Trump and his legal team filed a motion Monday evening seeking an independent review of the records seized by the FBI during its ‘unprecedented’ and ‘unnecessary’ raid of Mar-a-Lago earlier this month, saying the decision to search his private residence just months before the 2022 midterm elections ‘involved political calculations aimed at diminishing the leading voice in the Republican Party, President Trump.’…

According to the motion filed Monday evening [August 22, 2022] in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida, Trump and his legal team are seeking an order to appoint a special master to review the records obtained during the search…

Trump said he is ‘now demanding that the Department of ‘Justice’ be instructed to immediately STOP the review of documents illegally seized from my home.’”

-Brooke Singman and Bradford Betz, “Trump files motion seeking independent review of docs seized during FBI raid on Mar-a-Lago,” foxnews.com, August 22, 2022