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Trump Had Constitutional Power to Declassify Documents, Experts Say

Former U.S. President Donald Trump arrives to speak at the America First Policy Institute Agenda Summit in Washington, D.C., on July 26. (Mandel Ngan/Getty Images)

By    |   Tuesday, 30 August 2022 06:26 AM EDT

Former President Donald Trump has repeatedly asserted that any sensitive White House documents seized during the FBI's unprecedented raid of his Mar-a-Lago residence had been declassified, prompting questions in the media about if the president has such broad authority.

Legal experts, however, have a simple answer: Yes.

Marisa Herman

Marisa Herman, a Newsmax senior reporter, focuses on major and investigative stories. A University of Florida graduate, she has more than a decade of experience as a reporter for newspapers, magazines, and websites.

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Former President Donald Trump has repeatedly asserted that any White House documents seized during the FBI's raid of his Mar-a-Lago residence had been declassified, prompting questions in the media about if the president has such broad authority.
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