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Accused historian seeks to sell assets

A presidential historian charged with conspiring to steal documents from archives throughout the Northeast is asking for court permission to sell artwork and other valuables to cover his living expenses, according to a motion filed Friday in U.S. District Court. ...

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Accused presidential historian allowed to return home

A federal judge in Maryland is allowing a presidential historian charged with conspiring to steal valuable documents to return to his New York City apartment with GPS monitoring and no Internet access. A judge on Friday denied an appeal of ...

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Presidential historian to remain in custody

A presidential historian charged in a conspiracy to steal documents from archives in several states will remain in federal custody while authorities search his New York City apartment again. Barry Landau’s attorney says a hearing on Landau’s release will be ...

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Bail set for historians charged with theft of historical documents

The FBI is unraveling a yearlong plot by two New York City men to sell valuable historical documents they stole from archives around the country, a Baltimore prosecutor said Tuesday at bail hearings related to the alleged theft of $6 ...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