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Former Trump White House lawyer Ty Cobb thinks Justice Department’s Trump investigation is related to Jan. 6 — “The Takeout” podcast
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Former Trump White House lawyer Ty Cobb thinks Justice Department’s Trump investigation is related to Jan. 6 — “The Takeout” podcast

Ty Cobb, who was a White House lawyer during former President Donald Trump's administration, suspects the Justice Department investigation into whether Trump mishandled White House documents — some of them highly classified — is really about a broader inquiry into potential crimes related to the Jan. 6, 2021, Capitol riot and efforts to overturn the 2020 election. "It is about the bigger picture, the Jan. 6 issues, the fake electors, the whole scam with regard to the 'big lie' and the attempts to…cling to the presidency in a desperate fashion," Cobb said on this week's episode of "The Takeout" podcast.A clue for Cobb, a former federal prosecutor, was the scope of the warrant authorized to search Trump's Mar-a-Lago compound."The search warrant is unusually large and broad," Cobb told...