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FBI, DOJ Plan Redactions Despite Trump’s Document Order

  • The agencies can’t offer a timeline to finish their review
  • Holding back information could spark confrontation with Trump
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President Donald Trump has demanded the “immediate declassification” of sensitive materials about the Russia investigation, but the agencies responsible are expected to propose redactions that would keep some information secret, according to three people familiar with the matter.

The Justice Department, FBI and Office of the Director of National Intelligence are going through a methodical review and can’t offer a timeline for finishing, said the people, who weren’t authorized to speak publicly about the sensitive matter.