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In October, a set of Hillary Clinton emails were leaked by WikiLeaks. The batch of emails belonged to the account of John Podesta, Clinton’s campaign chairman.
Hillary Clinton leaked top secret documents to maid?
When Hillary was the secretary of state, she regularly asked her maid to print out sensitive government emails and documents. These documents had classified information from her house in Washington, DC, emails and FBI memos show.
And it is obvious that the house maid, Marina Santos, had no security clearance to handle such information.
New York Post reported that Santos received emails regularly. The publication also said that she could actually have the secrets behind emailgate.
All those secrets would come to light, if the FBI and Congress would subpoena her and the equipment she used.
Maria Santos was given more important duties than just taking care of Clinton’s DC residence, Whitehaven.
It was reported that Hillary had trusted the Filipino immigrant to handle state secrets. Clinton had attracted vehement criticism as she was entirely casual with national security.
The former First Lady requested Santos to her speech drafts printed. She also asked her to print confidential memos and “call sheets.”
“Pls ask Marina to print for me in am,” Clinton emailed top aide Huma Abedin. This email was about a message marked sensitive but not confidential.
Hillary Clinton: Maid Theory Unproven
Snopes reported that no news outlet confirmed the identity of Santos. The publication also said that it was not ascertained what sort of material Santos handled.
The source material in the NY Post story was not directly mentioned. However, it used e-mails between Clinton and aide Huma Abedin.
The “Marina Santos” who was mentioned in as many as 80 e-mails was vaguely identified in the story as Clinton’s maid. More information about her was not available other than the NY Post article.
Snopes said that the sensitive message which Marina was asked to get printed, was marked sensitive and not classified. One message Marina was supposed to print was heavily redacted. This possibly made it unclassified.