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Ethics Groups Send Letter to US Attorney Preet Bharara Requesting Investigation of Trump; Within Days Preet was Fired Along with 45 Other US Attorneys

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Inside one of Trump’s Twin Towers in Istanbul, Turkey.

Trump Tower 5th Ave.

Last Wednesday, March 8th, several NGOs sent a letter to Preet Bharara, US Attorney for the Southern District of New York. They requested an “investigation to determine if the Trump Organization LLC, the Trump Organization, Inc., and any related Trump businesses based in the Southern District of New York are receiving payments and financial benefits from foreign governments that benefit President Donald Trump and that do not comply with Article I, Section 9, Clause 8 of the United States Constitution, the “Foreign Emoluments Clause.”. They also asked that Preet Bharara “take whatever steps may be necessary and appropriate to ensure that the Trump Organization and related Trump business enterprises do not receive payments and financial benefits from foreign governments that benefit President Trump and that do not comply with the Emoluments Clause.

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March 14, 2017 - Posted by | Uncategorized

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