A federal judge has tossed out a suit against President Donald Trump alleging that his vast network of businesses are creating conflicts prohibited by the emoluments clauses of the U.S. Constitution, finding that the plaintiffs lack standing.
The decision Thursday from U.S. District Judge George Daniels of the Southern District of New York to dismiss claims that Trump has run afoul of the Constitution’s anti-corruption provisions deals a victory to the Trump administration and a setback to the growing number of groups that have formed this year to call for Trump’s impeachment.
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