Maryland Historical Society
Millions of dollars worth of historic documents were stolen in a multi-state scam that ended here in Maryland. Now the man behind the historical heist has pleaded guilty.
A presidential historian has indicated he will plead guilty in a case in which he is accused of stealing documents signed by President Abraham Lincoln, Napoleon Bonaparte and other well-known leaders from around the world.
Guilty. That was the plea Thursday from one of two men accused of stealing priceless historical documents from the Maryland Historical Society.
A federal judge will allow a presidential historian charged with conspiring to steal documents from U.S. archives to sell an Andy Warhol print and other items to cover his living expenses.
A presidential historian charged with conspiring to steal documents from U.S. archives — including papers signed by Abraham Lincoln — is seeking court permission to sell an Andy Warhol print, other artworks and inaugural medals to cover his living expenses.
Presidential historian Barry Landau is heading home from prison, released by a federal judge in Maryland.
Prosecutors in Maryland are appealing the release of a presidential historian charged with conspiring to steal valuable documents from archives in several states.
A federal judge says he will allow a presidential historian charged in an alleged plot to steal valuable documents to return to his New York apartment.
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.
Two men accused of swiping historical documents from a Baltimore museum appear in federal court.
A federal grand jury indicted a presidential historian and his assistant for stealing and selling historical documents from museums in New York and Baltimore.
Accused of stealing historic documents, two suspects who had been denied bail are now eligible for release provided they come up with the money.