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Case Name Blumenthal v. Trump PR-DC-0004
Docket / Court 17-cv-01154 ( D.D.C. )
State/Territory District of Columbia
Case Type(s) Presidential Authority
Special Collection Take Care
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Issues and Causes of Action
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Issues
Constitutional Clause
Emoluments Clauses
Plaintiff Type
Non-DOJ federal government plaintiff
Causes of Action Declaratory Judgment Act, 28 U.S.C. § 2201
Defendant(s) President Donald Trump
Plaintiff Description The Plaintiffs are comprised of 30 senators and 171 members of the U.S. House of Representatives.
Class action status sought No
Class action status granted No
Filed Pro Se No
Prevailing Party None Yet / None
Public Int. Lawyer Yes
Nature of Relief None
Source of Relief None yet
Filing Year 2017
Case Ongoing Yes
Additional Resources
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  Trump and the Foreign Emoluments Clause
https://www.theusconstitution.org/trump-and-foreign-emoluments-clause
Date: 2017
By: Constitutional Accountability Center
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Docket(s)
1:17−cv−01154−EGS (D.D.C.)
PR-DC-0004-9000.pdf | Detail
Date: 03/06/2018
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
General Documents
Complaint [ECF# 1]
PR-DC-0004-0001.pdf | Detail
Date: 06/14/2017
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
First Amended Complaint [ECF# 14]
PR-DC-0004-0002.pdf | Detail
Date: 08/15/2017
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
Memorandum Opinion [ECF# 59] (335 F.Supp.3d 45) (D.D.C.)
PR-DC-0004-0003.pdf | WESTLAW| LEXIS | Detail
Date: 09/28/2018
Source: PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
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Judges Sullivan, Emmet G. (D.D.C.) show/hide docs
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Plaintiff's Lawyers Frazelle, Brian Rene (District of Columbia) show/hide docs
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Gorod, Brianne J. (District of Columbia) show/hide docs
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Wydra, Elizabeth B. (District of Columbia) show/hide docs
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Defendant's Lawyers Lin, Jean (District of Columbia) show/hide docs
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Other Lawyers Blackman, Joshua Michael (Texas) show/hide docs
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Donahue, Sean Hoe (District of Columbia) show/hide docs
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Goldstein, Thomas C. (District of Columbia) show/hide docs
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Mapes, Katharine M. (District of Columbia) show/hide docs
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Maxman, Melissa H. (District of Columbia) show/hide docs
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Ray, Robert William (New York) show/hide docs
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Roush, Corey William (District of Columbia) show/hide docs
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