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Police stand guard outside the Trump International Hotel, blocks from the White House, last year. The hotel has become a centerpiece of lawsuits claiming the president is profiting from the office. John Minchillo/AP hide caption

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Federal Judge Seems Sympathetic To Anti-Corruption Case Against President Trump

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Then-presidential candidate Donald Trump (C) and his family prepare to cut the ribbon at the new Trump International Hotel on October 26, 2016, in Washington, D.C. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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After A Year In Office, Trump Still Facing Constitutional Challenges Over Businesses

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1 Emoluments Clause Lawsuit Is Dismissed, Trump Faces Others In 2018

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Washington, D.C., attorney Jeffrey Lovitky has taken it upon himself to sue President Trump. Peter Overby/NPR hide caption

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For 1 Attorney, A Lonely Legal Fight To Make Trump Comply With Rules

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Emoluments Lawsuit Against Trump Dismissed

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A tractor uses a leaf blower to gather the fallen leaves on the North Lawn as the sun rises over the White House on Nov. 18, 2017. Alex Brandon/AP hide caption

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Survey Shows Americans Expressing Greater Concern About Government Corruption

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Donald Trump signs a dollar bill for a supporter during a campaign rally in Richmond, Va., during the presidential campaign. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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Tax Bill Could Offer New Way To Funnel Political Cash — And Make It Tax-Deductible

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Trump brand wine is seen inside the Trump International Hotel in Las Vegas on February 23, 2016. Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Trump Wine: Local Promotion Or Presidential Product Placement?

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President Trump gives a thumbs up at the Republican National Convention, as then-Trump campaign Chairman Paul Manafort stands behind him and next to Ivanka Trump. Evan Vucci/AP hide caption

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'Drain The Swamp'? Hardly. Washington Appears More Stuck In The Muck Than Ever

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The Justice Department has entered settlements for two cases related to IRS scrutiny of groups seeking tax-exempt status. Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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A lawsuit against President Trump alleges he is violating the Foreign and Domestic Emoluments clauses of the Constitution. Plaintiffs' lawyer Deepak Gupta says Trump's Washington hotel (above) is "an emoluments magnet." Paul J. Richards/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Emoluments Hearing Hints At What May Be At Stake: Trump's Tax Returns

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