What the Mar-a-Lago search portends for the US, and a president

Posted on AllSides August 10th, 2022
From The Center
Justice, Mar-a-Lago, Donald Trump, FBI
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The FBI took an unprecedented step of searching a former president’s residence. To Trump supporters, it smacked of political retribution. To opponents, the search – which a judge signed off on – shows that no one is above the law.

The FBI search of former President Donald Trump’s cherished Mar-a-Lago retreat represents one of the most politically sensitive – and possibly explosive – law enforcement actions ever taken by the United States Department of Justice.

To Mr. Trump’s opponents the sweep indicates that the Justice Department seems determined to hold...

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