Donald Trump Drops 'Orangutan' Suit Against Bill Maher

Law360, Los Angeles (April 2, 2013, 5:36 PM EDT) -- Donald Trump on Friday withdrew his $5 million breach of contract lawsuit alleging comedian Bill Maher didn't make good on a public offer to pay the money to charity should Trump prove he's not the spawn of “his mother having sex with an orangutan.”

According to court records, Trump filed a request for dismissal of the lawsuit in California Superior Court in Los Angeles County. The real estate magnate sued Maher on Feb. 4, claiming Maher reneged on the deal.

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