Appeals Court Dismisses Emoluments Clause Lawsuit in Huge Win For President Trump

trumpCristina Laila – The Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals on Wednesday dismissed a lawsuit filed by DC and Maryland claiming President Trump is violating the Emoluments Clause of the Constitution because foreign government officials stay at Trump’s DC hotel.

The attorneys general of DC and Maryland brought the lawsuit against Trump two years ago and the ruling from a unanimous three-judge panel asserting they lack the legal standing to bring the lawsuit is a big win for Trump. Continue reading “Appeals Court Dismisses Emoluments Clause Lawsuit in Huge Win For President Trump”