Tag Archives: Aileen Cannon

Bannon: Judge Aileen Cannon Is “Spectacular And Fair”

“Judge Cannon is, I think, proving right now she’s one of the most spectacular judges and fair judges on the — in the entire federal bench. But why is the burden — why is the burden put on her? Why didn’t we — and why — you heard Johnson today. He’s going, well, it looks like a criminal conspiracy. It’s …

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Judge Indefinitely Postpones Mar-A-Lago Docs Case

Bloomberg News reports: Donald Trump’s criminal trial for allegedly mishandling classified documents has been postponed indefinitely in a blow to the Justice Department’s efforts to obtain a jury verdict before November’s presidential election. US District Judge Aileen Cannon, who is overseeing the criminal proceeding in Florida, set a new schedule for motions in the case and announced that a previously …

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Judge Rejects Trump’s Bid To Dismiss Docs Charges

CNN reports: A federal judge will not dismiss the classified documents charges against former President Donald Trump, who argued that he had the authority to take classified or sensitive documents with him after he left the White House. The short order from US District Judge Aileen Cannon on Thursday leaves open the possibility that Trump could still use the argument …

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Prosecutors Blast Judge’s Order In Trump’s Docs Case

The New York Times reports: In an open display of frustration, federal prosecutors on Tuesday night told the judge overseeing former President Donald J. Trump’s classified documents case that a “fundamentally flawed” order she had issued was causing delays and asked her to quickly resolve a critical dispute about one of Mr. Trump’s defenses — leaving them time to appeal …

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Judge In Docs Case Slammed For “Bizarre Order” That Suggests Trump Can Claim Docs Are Personal Property

The Washington Post reports: The judge overseeing Donald Trump’s classified-documents case issued an unusual order late Monday regarding jury instructions at the end of the trial — even though she has not yet ruled on when the trial will be held, or a host of other issues. U.S. District Court Judge Aileen M. Cannon instructed lawyers to file proposed jury …

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Docs Judge Appears Unlikely To Grant Trump Delay

The New York Times reports: The federal judge overseeing former President Donald J. Trump’s classified documents case expressed skepticism on Tuesday about the government’s request to go to trial as early as December, but she also seemed disinclined to accede to Mr. Trump’s desire to have the trial put off until after the 2024 election. Appearing for the first time …

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NYT: Trump Judge Likely To Stay On Documents Case

The New York Times reports: The criminal case against President Donald J. Trump over his hoarding of classified documents was randomly assigned to Judge Aileen M. Cannon, a court official for the Southern District of Florida said on Saturday. The chief clerk of the federal court system there, Angela E. Noble, also confirmed that Judge Cannon would continue to oversee …

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Judge Appointed By Trump To Oversee Docs Charges

ABC News reports: The summons sent to former President Donald Trump and his legal team late Thursday indicates that U.S. District Judge Aileen Cannon will be assigned to oversee his case, at least initially, according to sources briefed on the matter. Cannon’s apparent assignment would add yet another unprecedented wrinkle to a case involving the first federal charges against a …

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