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Documents ripped up, stuffed down the toilet or carted off to Florida — the list of former U.S. leader Donald Trump’s alleged flouting of laws regarding the preservation of presidential papers grew even longer and more bizarre Thursday.

Trump’s shredding of many previously accepted norms of presidential decorum was part of his populist attraction to Republican supporters. But now the National Archives, which is in charge of preserving presidential records, reportedly wants Trump investigated over, among other things, his habit of literally tearing up White House papers while in office.

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