Looking At Trump's Ongoing Investigations : Consider This from NPR Former President Donald Trump is dominating headlines yet again.

Earlier this week, the FBI took several boxes of secret and top secret documents from Mar-a-Lago during a search of Trump's home. And on Friday, a federal judge unsealed the warrant for the search – plus a list of what was taken from the property.

NPR's Carrie Johnson explains what the unsealed warrant reveals, and what comes next.

But the news from Mar-a-Lago is just the latest in a litany of legal battles entangling the former president. From the civil and criminal cases in New York, to the Georgia election interference case and the Jan 6th DOJ investigation – it can be hard to keep track of it all.

Barbara McQuade is a professor at University of Michigan Law School and a former U.S. attorney, she helps us understand where these cases stand.

In participating regions, you'll also hear a local news segment to help you make sense of what's going on in your community.

Email us at considerthis@npr.org.

What Is The Status Of All Of Trump's Legal Woes?

What Is The Status Of All Of Trump's Legal Woes?

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WASHINGTON, DC - AUGUST 11: Attorney General Merrick Garland speaks at the Justice Department about the FBI search and seizure at former president Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago residence. Susan Walsh/AP hide caption

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WASHINGTON, DC - AUGUST 11: Attorney General Merrick Garland speaks at the Justice Department about the FBI search and seizure at former president Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago residence.

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Former President Donald Trump is dominating headlines yet again.

Earlier this week, the FBI took several boxes of secret and top secret documents from Mar-a-Lago during a search of Trump's home. And on Friday, a federal judge unsealed the warrant for the search – plus a list of what was taken from the property.

NPR's Carrie Johnson explains what the unsealed warrant reveals, and what comes next.

But the news from Mar-a-Lago is just the latest in a litany of legal battles entangling the former president. From the civil and criminal cases in New York, to the Georgia election interference case and the Jan 6th DOJ investigation – it can be hard to keep track of it all.

Barbara McQuade is a professor at University of Michigan Law School and a former U.S. attorney, she helps us understand where these cases stand.

In participating regions, you'll also hear a local news segment to help you make sense of what's going on in your community.

Email us at considerthis@npr.org.

This episode was produced by Mia Venkat, Noah Caldwell and Gus Contreras. It was edited by Ashley Brown, Patrick Jarenwattananon, Christopher Intagliata, Arnie Seipel, Lisa Lambert and Sami Yenigun. Our executive producer is Sami Yenigun.