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Presidential historian indicted on federal charges

A federal grand jury indicted a presidential historian and his assistant for stealing and selling historical documents from museums in New York and Baltimore. Initial appearances for the pair were scheduled Friday in U.S. District Court in Baltimore. The two ...

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Bail set for historians charged with theft of historical documents

The FBI is unraveling a yearlong plot by two New York City men to sell valuable historical documents they stole from archives around the country, a Baltimore prosecutor said Tuesday at bail hearings related to the alleged theft of $6 ...

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Bail review set for historian charged with theft

A presidential historian charged with stealing millions of dollars in documents from the Maryland Historical Society is getting a bail review. Hearings for 63-year-old Barry Landau and his assistant, 24-year-old Jason Savedoff, both of New York City, are set for ...

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Scholar seeks bail review in Maryland documents theft

A presidential historian charged with stealing millions of dollars in documents from the Maryland Historical Society is asking for a bail review. An attorney for 63-year-old Barry Landau, whose book “The President’s Table: Two Hundred Years of Dining and Diplomacy” ...

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FBI seeks libraries’ help in document theft probe

After police charged two men, including a presidential historian, with stealing millions of dollars in documents from the Maryland Historical Society, the FBI is asking other libraries and historical societies if the men have accessed their special collections and valuable ...

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