The charges include conspiracy, false statements and illegally retaining classified documents, says Mr Trump’s attorney By George Bowden

BBC News, Washington DC

Former US President Donald Trump has been charged over his handling of classified documents after he left the White House. Mr Trump, 76, faces seven charges including mishandling classified documents, and obstructing efforts to investigate, his lawyer said.Both are federal crimes which can carry a prison sentence on conviction.Mr Trump is campaigning to make a return to the White House in 2024.Legal experts say the indictment – the second time he has been charged with a crime – […]

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