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Trump Lawsuits: trump-lawsuits.csv

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Variable Description Values
docketNumber Current docket number
dateFiled Date lawsuit was originally filed
caseName Case name (current)
plaintiff Names of plaintiffs (if more than five, "et al" for plaintiffs who are not in case name)
defendant Names of defendants (if more than five, "et al" for defendants who are not in case name)
currentLocation Court the lawsuit is currently in front of
previousLocation Other courts the case has appeared before
jurisdiction Where the case is being heard 1 = Federal; 2 = State
judge Names of the judges the case is currently before
nature PACER code for nature of lawsuit (Not relevant for criminal cases) https://www.pacer.gov/documents/natsuit.pdf
capacity The capacity in which Trump is implicated 1 = Case directed at Trump personally; 2 = Case directed at action of Trump administration; 3 = Trump as plaintiff; 4 = Trump administration as plaintiff; 5 = Case directed at Trump associate; 6 = Other
type Criminal vs. civil 1 = Criminal; 2 = Civil
TrumpCategory Whether the case is related to action before Trump was president, his personal conduct as president, or a policy action as president 1 = Case directed at pre-presidency action; 2 = Case directed at personal action of Trump as president; 3 = Case directed at policy action of Trump as president
issue Key topic area raised in the case (i.e. emoluments, First Amendment, DACA, etc). Categories created based on key policy topic area or legal issue. Calls are subjective and based on reporting and may change.
docketOrig Original docket number, if case has been appealed or changed jurisdiction
status Whether the case, or the part of the case connected to Trump, is ongoing. 1 = Case is ongoing; 2 = Case or part of case connected to Trump is closed

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Link rowid docketNumber dateFiled caseName plaintiff defendant currentLocation previousLocation jurisdiction judge nature TrumpCategory capacity type issue docketOrig status
1 2:18-cv-02217 2018-03-06 Clifford v. Trump Stephanie Clifford Donald J. Trump; Essential Consultants LLC; Michael Cohen District Court, Central District of California   1 S. James Otero; Frederick Mumm 190 1 1 2 2016 Trump campaign   2
2 3:18-cv-00484 2018-07-12 Cockrum v. Donald J. Trump for President, Inc. Roy Cockrum; Scott Comer; Eric Schoenberg Donald J. Trump for President, Inc. District Court, Eastern District of Virginia   1 Henry E. Hudson 440 1 6 2 2016 Trump campaign   2
3 1:18-cr-00602 2018-08-21 United States v. Cohen United States of America Michael Cohen District Court, Southern District of New York   1 William H. Pauley III   1 5 2 2016 Trump campaign   2
4 18-56351 2018-04-30 Clifford v. Trump Stephanie Clifford Donald J. Trump 9th Circuit Court of Appeals District Court, Central District of California 1 S. James Otero; Frederick Mumm 320 1 1 2 Defamation 2:18-cv-06893 1
5 1:17-cr-00232 2017-11-30 United States v. Flynn United States of America Michael T. Flynn District Court, District of Columbia   1 Emmet G. Sullivan   1 5 2 Mueller investigation   1
6 18-3052 2018-08-14 In re: Grand Jury Investigation Andrew Miller United States of America D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals District Court, District of Columbia 1 Karen Henderson; Judith Rogers; Sri Srinivasen; Beryl Alaine Howell   1 5 1 Mueller investigation   1
7 1:18-cr-00850 2018-11-28 United States v. Cohen United States of America Michael Cohen District Court, Southern District of New York   1 William H. Pauley III   1 5 1 Mueller investigation   1
8 1:19-cr-00018 2019-01-24 United States v. Stone United States of America Roger Stone District Court, District of Columbia     Amy Berman Jackson   1 5 1 Mueller investigation   1
9 1:18-cv-09936 2018-10-29 Doe v. Trump Corporation Jane Doe et al The Trump Corporation et al District Court, Southern District of New York   1 Lorna G. Schofield 470 1 1 2 Trump business/foundation   1
10 451130/2018 2018-06-14 Underwood v. Trump People of the State of New York, by Barbara D. Underwood Donald J. Trump, Donald J. Trump, Jr., Ivanka Trump, Eric F. Trump, and the Donald Trump Foundation Supreme Court of the State of New York   2 Saliann Scarpulla 440 1 1 2 Trump business/foundation   1
11 0150522/2017 2017-01-17 Zervos v. Trump Summer Zervos Donald J. Trump Supreme Court of the State of New York   2 Jennifer G. Schechter   2 1 2 Defamation   1
12 18-2486 2018-12-17 In re: Donald J. Trump U.S. Department of Justice District of Columbia and State of Maryland 4th Circuit Court of Appeals   1   440 2 1 2 Emoluments   1
13 8:17-cv-01596 2017-06-12 The District of Columbia v. Trump The District of Columbia; The State of Maryland Donald J. Trump District Court, District of Maryland   1 Peter Jo Messitte 440 2 1 2 Emoluments 18-2488 1
14 18-474 2017-01-23 CREW v. Trump Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington; Restaurant Opportunities Centers United; Jill Phaneuf; Eric Goode Donald J. Trump 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals District Court, Southern District of New York 1 Pierre Leval; John Walker; Christopher Droney; George B. Daniels 440 2 1 2 Emoluments 17-cv-458 1
15 1:17-cv-01154 2017-06-14 Blumenthal v. Trump Senator Richard Blumenthal et al Donald J. Trump District Court, District of Columbia   1 Emmet G. Sullivan 440 2 1 2 Emoluments   1
16 1:18-cv-09433 2018-10-16 PEN America v. Trump PEN American Center Inc Donald J. Trump District Court, Southern District of New York   1 Lorna G. Schofield 440 2 1 2 First Amendment   1
17 18-1691 2017-07-11 Knight First Amendment Institute at Columbia University v. Trump Knight First Amendment Institute at Columbia University; Nicholas Pappas; Philip Cohen; Rebecca Buckwalter; Joseph Papp; Holly Figueroa; Eugene Gu Donald J. Trump; Sean Spicer; Daniel Scavino 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals District Court, Southern District of New York 1 Naomi Reice Buchwald 440 2 1 2 First Amendment 1:17-cv-05205 1
18 17-10448 2016-08-19 United States v. Joseph Arpaio United States of America Joseph Arpaio 9th Circuit Court of Appeals District of Arizona 1 Susan Bolton   2 5 1 Pardons 2:16-cr-01012 1
19 1:18-cv-02849 2018-09-13 State of Maryland v. United States et al State of Maryland, et al United States of America District Court, District of Maryland   1 Ellen E. Hollander 890 2 2 2 Whitaker dispute   2
20 1:18-cv-02664 2018-11-19 Blumenthal v. Whitaker Richard Blumenthal; Sheldon Whitehouse; Mazie Hirono Matthew Whitaker; Donald J. Trump District Court, District of Columbia   1 Trevor McFadden 440 2 1 2 Whitaker dispute   2
21 18-496 2016-03-15 Michaels v. Sessions Barry Michaels Jefferson Sessions; Thomas E. Brandon U.S. Supreme Court 9th Circuit Court of Appeals; District of Nevada 1 Edward Leavy; Paul Watford; Michelle Friedland; Jennifer Dorsey   2 2 1 Whitaker dispute 17-15279; 2:16-cv-00578 2
22 1:19-cv-01136 2019-04-22 Trump v. Cummings Donald J. Trump et al Elijah Cummings et al District Court, District of Columbia   1 Amir P. Mehta 890 1 3 1 Congressional investigation   1
23 18-17274 2018-11-09 East Bay Sanctuary Covenant v. Trump East Bay Sanctuary Covenant; Al Otro Lado; Innovation Law Lab; Central American Resource Center in Los Angeles Donald J. Trump, et al 9th Circuit Court of Appeals District Court, Northern District of California 1 Edward Leavy; Jay Bybee; Andrew Hurwitz; Jon Steven Tigar 465 3 1 2 Asylum 3:18-cv-06810 1
24 1:18-cv-01853 2018-08-07 Grace v. Whitaker Grace, et al Matthew Whitaker; Kirstjen Nielsen; James McHenry; L. Francis Cissna District Court, District of Columbia   1 Emmet G. Sullivan 890 3 2 2 Asylum   1
25 19-15716, 2019-02-14 Innovation Law Lab v. Nielsen Innovation Law Lab Kirstjen Nielsen, et al 9th Circuit Court of Appeals District Court, Northern District of California   Richard G. Seeborg 551 3 2 2 Asylum 3:19-cv-00807 1
26 17-cv-2590 2017-12-07 Hopi Tribe v. Trump Hopi Tribe; Navajo Nation; Ute Indian Tribe; Ute Mountain Tribe; Zuni Tribe Donald J. Trump; Ryan Zinke; Brian Steed; Sonny Purdue; Tony Tooke District Court, District of Columbia   1 Tanya Sue Chutkan 890 3 2 2 Bears Ears   1
27 1:18-cv-02921 2018-04-03 State of New York v. U.S. Department of Commerce State of New York et al Wilbur Ross, Jr.; U.S. Department of Commerce; Bureau of the Census; Ron S. Jarmin U.S. Supreme Court   1 Jesse Matthew Furman 889 3 2 2 Census   1
28 18-966 2018-03-26 California v. Ross State of California et al Wilbur Ross, Jr.; U.S. Department of Commerce; Bureau of the Census; Ron S. Jarmin District Court, Northern District of California   1 Richard G. Seeborg 899 3 2 2 Census 3:18-cv-01865 1
29 8:18-cv-01570 2019-05-31 La Union del Pubelo Entero v. Ross La Union del Pubelo Entero et al Wilbur Ross; U.S. Department of Commerce; Ron Jarmin; U.S. Census Bureau District Court, District of Maryland   1 George Jarrod Hazel 899 3 2 2 Census   1
30 18-587 2017-09-08 Regents of the University of California v. Department of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano; UC Regents Association of California School Administrators; Former Federal Immigration and Homeland Security Officials; Kirstjen Nielson; San Diego Unified School District; United States Department of Homeland Security U.S. Supreme Court 9th Circuit Court of Appeals; District Court, Northern District of California 1 Kim McLane Wardlaw; Jacqueline Nguyen; John B. Owens; WIlliam Haskell Alsup 899 3 2 2 DACA 3:17-cv-05211; 18-15068 1
31 18-01986 2016-08-25 Batalla Vidal v. Nielsen Martin Jonathan Batalla Vidal et al Donald J. Trump; Jefferson B. Sessions; Kirstjen Nielsen 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals District Court, Eastern District of New York 1 Nicholas Garaufis 899 3 2 2 DACA 1:16-cv-04756 1
32 18-1522 2017-08-05 CASA de Maryland, et al. v. Dept. of Homeland Security, et al. Casa de Maryland, et al Department of Homeland Security, et al 4th Circuit Court of Appeals District Court, District of Maryland 1 Roger W. Titus 899 3 2 2 DACA 8:17-cv-02942 1
33 18-5243 2017-09-18 NAACP v. Trump, et al., and Trustees of Princeton, et al. v. United States of America, et al. NAACP, et al Donald J. Trump, et al D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals District Court, District of Columbia 1 John D. Bates 890 3 2 2 DACA 1:17-cv-01907 1
34 1:18-cv-00068 2018-05-01 State of Texas et al v. United States of America et al State of Texas, et al United States of America, et al District Court, Southern District of Texas   1 Andrew Hanen 899 3 2 2 DACA   1
35 1:17-cr-00201 2017-10-30 United States v. Manafort United States of America Paul J. Manafort District Court, District of Columbia   1 Amy Berman Jackson   3 5 1 Mueller investigation   1
36 1:19-cv-00404 2019-02-15 Alvarez v. Trump Nadya Alvarez, et al Donald J. Trump, Patrick Shanahan District Court, District of Columbia   1 Trevor McFadden 440 3 2 2 National emergency declaration   2
37 3:19-cv-00872 2019-02-18 California et al v. Trump et al California et al Donald J. Trump et al District Court, Northern District of California   1 Elizabeth Laporte 890 3 2 2 National emergency declaration   1
38 1:19-cv-00398 2019-02-15 CREW v. Department of Justice Citizens for Ethics and Responsibility in Washington Department of Justice District Court, District of Columbia   1 Tanya Chutkan 895 3 2 2 National emergency declaration   1
39 1:19-cv-00408 2019-02-16 Center for Biological Diversity v. Trump Center for Biological Diversity et al Donald J. Trump et al District Court, District of Columbia   1 Trevor McFadden 890 3 2 2 National emergency declaration   1
40 1:19-cv-00969 2019-04-05 U.S. House of Representatives v. Mnuchin U.S. House of Representatives Steven T. Mnuchin, et al District Court, District of Columbia District Court, District of Columbia 1 Trevor McFadden 890 3 2 2 National emergency declaration   1
41 1:18-cv-00152 2018-06-27 American Institute for International Steel v. United States American Institute for International Steel, Inc.; Sim-Lex LP; Kurt Orban Partners, LLC; United States; Kevin K. McAleenan Court of International Trade   1 Claire R. Kelly; Jennifer Choe-Groves; Gary S. Katzmann   3 2 2 National security tariffs   1
42 1:18-cv-04853 2018-07-16 City of Evanston v. Sessions City of Evanston Jefferson B. Sessions, et al District Court, Northern District of Illinois     Harry Leinenweber 899 3 2 2 Sanctuary cities   1
43 18-2648 2017-08-30 City of Philadelphia v. Attorney General United States City of Philadelphia Attorney General United States of America 3rd Circuit Court of Appeals District Court, Pennsylvania Eastern District 1 Thomas Ambro; Anthony Scirica; Midge Rendell; Michael Baylson 899 3 2 2 Sanctuary cities 2:17-cv-03894 1
44 1:18-cv-06859 2018-10-12 City of Chicago v. Sessions (II) City of Chicago Jefferson B. Sessions III District Court, Northern District of Illinois   1 Elaine E. Bucklo; Maria Valdez 899 3 2 2 Sanctuary cities   1
45 18-56292 2017-09-29 City of Los Angeles v. Jefferson Sessions City of Los Angeles Jefferson B. Sessions III et al 9th Circuit Court of Appeals District Court, Central District of California 1 Manuel Lawrence Real 890 3 2 2 Sanctuary cities 2:17-cv-07215 1
46 2:18-cv-07347 2018-08-22 City of Los Angeles v. Jefferson Sessions (II) City of Los Angeles Jefferson B. Sessions III; Laura Rogers; United States Department of Justice District Court, California Central District   1 Manuel Lawrence Real 890 3 2 2 Sanctuary cities   1
47 1:18-cv-06471 2018-07-18 State of New York v. U.S. Department of Justice State of New York et al U.S. Department of Justice, et al District Court, Southern District of New York   1 Edgardo Ramos 899 3 2 2 Sanctuary cities   1
48 18-16496 2018-03-09 United States of America v. California et al United States of America State of California; Xavier Becerra; Edmund Brown 9th Circuit Court of Appeals District Court, Eastern District of California 1 John A. Mendez 950 3 4 2 Sanctuary laws 2:18-cv-00490 1
49 1:18-cv-01599 2018-03-15 Saget v. Trump Patrick Saget, et al Donald J. Trump; Department of Homeland Security; Elaine C. Duke; Kirstjen Nielsen; United States of America New York Eastern District Court   1 William F. Kuntz 899 3 2 2 TPS revocation   1
50 3:18-cv-01554 2018-03-12 Ramos v. Nielsen Crista Ramos, et al Kirstjen Nielsen, et al District Court, Northern District of California   1 Edward M. Chen 440 3 2 2 TPS revocation   1
51 18-5257 2017-08-09 Doe v. Trump Dylan Kohere, et al James Mattis, et al D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals District Court, District of Columbia 1 Thomas B. Griffith; Stephen F. Williams; Robert L. Wilkins; Colleen Kollar-Kotelly 440 3 2 2 Transgender military ban 1:17-cv-01597 1
52 1:17-cv-02459 2017-08-28 Stone v. Trump Brock Stone, et al Donald J. Trump, et al District Court, District of Maryland   1 George Levi Russell III 440 3 2 2 Transgender military ban   1
53 18-35347 2017-08-28 Karnoski v. Trump Ryan Karnoski Donald J. Trump, et al 9th Circuit Court of Appeals District Court, Western District of Washington 1 Raymond Fisher; Richard Clifton; Connie Callahan; Marsha J. Pechman 442 3 2 2 Transgender military ban 2:17-cv-01297 1
54 5:17-cv-01799 2017-09-05 Stockman v. Trump Aiden Stockman, et al Donald J. Trump, et al District Court, Central District of California   1 Jesus G. Bernal 440 3 2 2 Transgender military ban   1
55 1:19-cv-03826 2019-04-29 Trump et al v. Deutsche Bank and Capital One Donald J. Trump et al Deutsche Bank and Capital One District Court, Southern District of New York   1 Edgardo Ramos 890 1 3 1 Congressional investigation   1
56 4:18-cv-00167 2018-02-26 Texas v. United States Texas United States 5th Circuit Court of Appeals District Court, North District of Texas 1 Reed O'Connor 890 3 6 1 Affordable Care Act   1
57 8:17-cv-00361 2017-02-07 International Refugee Assistance Program v. Trump International Refugee Assistance Program Donald J. Trump, et al District Court, Northern District of Maryland     Theodore Chuang 440 3 2 1 Travel ban   1

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CREATE TABLE "trump-lawsuits/trump-lawsuits" (
"docketNumber" TEXT,
  "dateFiled" TEXT,
  "caseName" TEXT,
  "plaintiff" TEXT,
  "defendant" TEXT,
  "currentLocation" TEXT,
  "previousLocation" TEXT,
  "jurisdiction" INTEGER,
  "judge" TEXT,
  "nature" INTEGER,
  "TrumpCategory" INTEGER,
  "capacity" INTEGER,
  "type" INTEGER,
  "issue" TEXT,
  "docketOrig" TEXT,
  "status" INTEGER
)
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