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Trump legal professionals oppose Justice Department attempt to regain get right of entry to to seized files

Washington — Lawyers for former President Donald Trump on Monday entreated a federal decide to keep to dam Justice Department investigators from reviewing greater than a hundred touchy files seized via way of means of the FBI throughout its seek at Mar-a-Lago, the ultra-modern withinside the prison back-and-forth among the previous president’s prison group and federal prosecutors.

In a 21-web page reaction to a Justice Department request asking the courtroom docket to boost a part of an order blockading the usage of the files for investigative purposes, Trump’s legal professionals known as the federal probe into his coping with of touchy records “exceptional and misguided,” and stated there is “no indication any purported ‘categorised records’ have been disclosed to anyone.”

“Indeed, it seems such ‘categorised records,’ in conjunction with the opposite seized materials, have been mainly positioned in garage containers in a locked room at Mar-a-Lago, a secure, managed get right of entry to compound applied often to behavior the reliable commercial enterprise of america throughout the Trump Presidency, which to at the moment is monitored via way of means of america Secret Service,” Trump’s prison group instructed the courtroom docket.