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WASHINGTON- A coalition of 16 US states led by California sued President Donald Trump's administration on Monday over his decision to declare a national emergency to obtain funds for constructing a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border.

The lawsuit filed in US District Court for the Northern District of California came just days after Trump invoked emergency powers on Friday. 

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