At least some content in this article is derived from information featured in Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (film). As such, spoilers will be present within the article.
- "More than this I cannot say without fear of breaching the Official Magical Secrets Act or, more importantly, the confidences that Dumbledore, most private of men, placed in me."
- —Newton Scamander
The Official Magical Secrets Act was a wizarding law that prohibited the sharing of classified information.
Newton Scamander wrote in the foreword of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them in 2017 that he was unable to share more information on the true nature of his relationship with Albus Dumbledore, other than a hint there was more to them than meets the eye, as he was worried he would break the act.
- Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (2017 edition) (First mentioned)