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Maryland attorney general Frosh subpoenas Trump businesses, seeks evidence of president profiting from job

Maryland attorney general Frosh subpoenas Trump businesses, seeks evidence of president profiting from job

Dozens of subpoenas were issued Tuesday to businesses affiliated with President Donald Trump and others in a lawsuit by Maryland and the District of Columbia that alleges the president violated a constitutional prohibition on profiting from his post by doing business with foreign governments.

Among those receiving subpoenas were 13 Trump organizations, including The Trump Organization Inc., Trump International Hotels Management LLC, Trump Old Post Office LLC and The Donald J. Trump Revocable Trust.

The subpoenas were issued after a

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