Garland names special counsel to oversee Trump probes

Garland names special counsel to oversee Trump probes

Attorney General Merrick Garland appointed a special counsel to oversee the criminal investigations into the retention of national defense information at former President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort and parts of the January 6, 2021, insurrection. Jack Smith, the former chief…

Trump's legal team and DOJ spotted holding a secret meeting

Trump’s legal team and DOJ spotted holding a secret meeting

CNN spotted members of Trump’s legal team handling the Mar-a-Lago documents investigation entering a sealed proceeding with Chief Judge Beryl Howell and Justice Department lawyers at a federal courthouse in Washington, DC, on Thursday. CNN’s Evan Perez has the details.…

Judge grants Trump a special master to review seized Mar-a-Lago docs

Judge grants Trump a special master to review seized Mar-a-Lago docs

A federal judge has granted former President Donald Trump’s request to appoint a “special master” to review materials that the FBI seized from Mar-a-Lago last month. The ruling means a third-party attorney, from outside the government, will be brought in…

DOJ issues new subpoena for more January 6 documents

DOJ issues new subpoena for more January 6 documents

The Justice Department has issued a new grand jury subpoena to the National Archives for more documents as part of its investigation into the January 6, 2021, attack on the US Capitol, two sources familiar with the investigation tell CNN’s…

Feds seized documents from Mar-a-Lago in June

Feds seized documents from Mar-a-Lago in June

The FBI search at Mar-a-Lago this week came months after federal investigators served an earlier grand jury subpoena and took away sensitive national security documents from former President Donald Trump’s property during a June meeting, people familiar with the matter…

Watch Trump's brazen request to Putin

Watch Trump’s brazen request to Putin

In a new interview published Tuesday, former President Donald Trump called on Russian President Vladimir Putin to release any damaging information he has about the Biden family, in a brazen request for domestic political assistance from America’s top adversary. #CNN…

CNN reporter reveals new details in Hunter Biden investigation

CNN reporter reveals new details in Hunter Biden investigation

Evan Perez and Brianna Keilar discuss the federal investigation looking into President Biden’s son, Hunter Biden, and his business dealings with Burisma. #CNN #News

Federal prosecutors investigating fake Trump elector certifications

Federal prosecutors investigating fake Trump elector certifications

Deputy Attorney General Lisa Monaco tells CNN’s Evan Pérez that investigators are looking into the fake elector certifications pushed by Trump allies to steal the 2020 election from Joe Biden. #CNN #News

FBI charges Oath Keepers leader and others over Capitol attack

FBI charges Oath Keepers leader and others over Capitol attack

The Justice Department has charged 11 defendants with seditious conspiracy related to the Capitol attack on January 6, 2021, including the leader of the Oath Keepers, Stewart Rhodes.#CNN #News

'I'm like a PhD at litigation': A look into Trump's history of lawsuits

‘I’m like a PhD at litigation’: A look into Trump’s history of lawsuits