Fourth Circuit Appears Skeptical of Trump Emoluments Case

Lawyers for President Donald Trump asked a sympathetic Fourth Circuit panel Tuesday to reject a lawsuit accusing him of violating the Constitution’s emoluments clauses, which ban the president from receiving gifts from foreign or state governments while in office without congressional consent.

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Congressional Democrats Sue Trump Over Foreign Emoluments

Nearly 200 Democratic members of Congress filed a federal complaint Wednesday against President Donald Trump, saying his vast international business holdings violate a centuries-old anti-bribery provision of the U.S. Constitution.

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Lawyer Sues to Put Teeth on Trump’s Foreign-Cash Vow

Now that President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort appears to be doubling as a diplomatic retreat and a reputed “open-air Situation Room,” a New York attorney has filed a new class-action lawsuit aiming to force the president to return foreign cash flowing into his companies back to “the people.”  

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