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4th Circuit dismisses Md.’s emoluments claim against Trump (access required)

Court says state lacks standing

A federal appeals court on Wednesday dismissed Maryland’s lawsuit alleging corruption by President Donald Trump in the handling of his hotel property in Washington. In a published 3-0 decision, the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals held that Maryland has at most a “generalized grievance” that the Trump International Hotel is attracting business away from a ...

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