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Subpoenas seek files on Trump's D.C. hotel

Dec 05, 2018 - The Washington Post

Ongoing lawsuit alleges spending there violates emoluments clause

The attorneys general for Maryland and the District of Columbia issued subpoenas for financial records and other documents from as many as 13 of President Trump's private entities Tuesday as part of an ongoing lawsuit alleging that his business violates the Constitution's ban on gifts or payments from foreign governments.

The subpoenas seek details on some of the most closely held secrets of Trump's presidency: Which f...