Supreme Court to Trump: No, we will not help you hide your tax returns

Supreme Court to Trump: No, we will not help you hide your tax returns
Senator Chuck Grassley administers the oath of office to Chief Justice John Roberts in the opening of the impeachment trial of Donald Trump. Screengrab via Wikimedia Commons
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The U.S. Supreme Court Monday morning refused to help former President Donald Trump protect his tax returns from investigators.

The decision means prosecutors, specifically the Manhattan District Attorney's Office, and a New York grand jury, will be able to gain access to the documents.

None of the justices noted a dissent, CNBC reports.

"Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance can now require Trump's accountants to turn over the records that the president has steadfastly refused to surrender to prosecutors or Congress." NBC News reports, calling it "a decisive defeat" for Trump.

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