Daniel R. Alonso quoted in Bloomberg Law article, “Special master candidate is judge who won’t tolerate ‘nonsense’”
Bloomberg LawDaniel R. Alonso
Bloomberg Law article, “Special master candidate is judge who won’t tolerate ‘nonsense,’” reported that Raymond Dearie, a retiring federal judge in Brooklyn, is the sole person among four candidates that both Trump and the DOJ said they could support as a special master. If selected, Dearie would be tasked with reviewing thousands of documents seized from Trump’s Mar-a-Lago home to determine if the former president’s privilege claims apply to any of them.
Alonso, a former federal prosecutor in Brooklyn who served as chief of the office’s criminal division, noted, “Trump may think a Republican judge will help him, but it’s a big mistake to think that because Dearie is a Republican he’ll shade in favor of Trump in this case. Dearie is not a good pick for Trump here, because he doesn’t tolerate nonsense.”
Click here to read the full article. Subscription required.