Appeals court dismisses emoluments clause case against Trump involving Washington hotel

Appeals court dismisses emoluments clause case against Trump involving Washington hotel

The three judges on the panel were all nominated by Republican presidents, including one nominated by Trump.

Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh and Washington Attorney General Karl Racine did not immediately respond to requests for comment from NBC News.

Maryland and Washington had some initial wins in the case, including when a federal judge ruled that the two attorneys general had standing to file such a claim because business that was being sent to the hotel adversely affected other businesses in their jurisdictions.

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