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Judge orders Trump-owned golf resort to pay millions

Ruling underscores that president is certain to remain dogged by legal controversies connected to his business

Mr Trump has not sold any of his assets, which include golf courses, commercial real estate and marketing agreements. Rather, he has handed the operations of his company over to his eldest sons.


IN A highly unusual turn of events for a sitting president, a federal judge in Florida on Wednesday ordered a golf resort owned by US President Donald Trump to pay US$5.7 million for refusing to refund deposits to members who wanted to resign from the club.

In his ruling,...

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