New JFK Records May Explain Oswald's 'Raleigh Call'
But historians generally don't expect to see any smoking guns emerge in final document release
By John Johnson,  Newser Staff
Posted Oct 25, 2017 11:00 AM CDT
In this Nov. 22, 1963, photo, President John F. Kennedy waves from his car in a motorcade in Dallas.   (AP Photo/Jim Altgens, File)
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(Newser) – On Thursday, the US is expected to make public the last sealed government documents related to the assassination of John F. Kennedy. President Trump has the authority to block the move, but he has tweeted that he (probably) won't do so. Historians and armchair sleuths generally don't expect any bombshell revelations that cast suspicion beyond Lee Harvey Oswald, but because this is the JFK assassination, one thing is a safe bet when the National Archives dumps the records all at once: "Pandemonium is all but guaranteed," per an advance piece in Politico Magazine. Here's a look:

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