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Mar-A-Lago Mole Gives Trump Document Scandal A New Twist

In an unexpected turn of events, Donald Trump, the former U.S. president, finds himself at the center of a spiraling scandal surrounding the handling of classified documents at his Mar-a-Lago residence.

Information provided by an undisclosed employee

Federal prosecutors have acquired potentially significant information from an undisclosed employee at the estate, adding to the complexity of the ongoing investigation.

The identity of this source remains a secret, as does the nature of the information they’ve provided. However, according to The New York Times, the informer presented the investigators with a photograph of the storage room purported to house most of the classified documents.

Latest revelation intensifies Smith’s investigation

This revelation has intensified the efforts of Special Counsel Jack Smith to ascertain whether Trump deliberately removed classified files from the storeroom after a subpoena was issued for their retrieval in May 2022.

Speculations are rife about the informant’s role. On his ‘Justice Matters podcast, Glenn Kirschner, a legal analyst, and former federal prosecutor, conjectured that the individual might have been wearing a wire.

He stated, “If you’re the target of a grand jury’s criminal investigation, the last words you ever want to hear are ‘prosecutors have obtained the confidential cooperation of a person who has worked for you.'”

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Security footage being scrutinized by investigators

Additionally, security footage from Trump’s Florida resort is being further scrutinized by federal investigators, as reported by CNN.

Amid the growing pressure, Trump seemed unphased during a recent golf game in Scotland, even as several of his top aides received new grand jury subpoenas relating to handling the security footage.

The case is further complicated by the involvement of high-level Trump Organization execs Matthew Calamari Sr. and Jr., who were summoned before the grand jury investigating potential crimes.

Investigators examining if Trump violated ‘Espionage Act’

Furthermore, Federal investigators are also examining whether Trump violated the Espionage Act by exposing a confidential map containing sensitive intelligence.

This map, which Trump reportedly took with him to Florida upon leaving the White House, is said to have been shown to at least one advisor and possibly a journalist writing a book.

The saga of the classified boxes first emerged in October 2022, two months after an FBI raid on Trump’s Florida home.

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Boxes moved after the subpoena was issued

Walt Nauta, Trump’s valet, disclosed that Trump had requested the movement of boxes of records before and after the subpoena was issued. While Nauta initially denied moving sensitive information, he later admitted to relocating boxes from a storage room at Trump’s behest.

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As the former president’s classified document scandal continues to evolve, the role of the unidentified Mar-a-Lago employee becomes increasingly significant.

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DOJ and FBI conducting thorough examination of communication

The Justice Department and FBI are now conducting a thorough examination of communications from a former Trump aide, including emails and text messages.

This scrutiny has led to a more concentrated focus on the events following the subpoena’s issuance, the potential mishandling of national security documents, and whether sufficient evidence exists to bring the case before a grand jury.

In August 2022, the FBI reportedly recovered over 100 classified files from Trump’s Mar-a-Lago estate. This operation resulted from information brought to light by Trump’s valet, Walt Nauta, who admitted to relocating several boxes from a storage room at Trump’s request.

Surveillance footage confirmed Nauta’s actions, capturing him on CCTV moving the boxes from the storage area.

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